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Artist salary in United States

How much does an Artist make in the United States?

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The average salary for a artist is $17.66 per hour in the United States. 1.8k salaries reported, updated at May 13, 2022.

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Top companies for Artists in United States

  1. Meta
    652 reviews7 salaries reported
    $38.25per hour
  2. $31.60per hour
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Highest paying cities for Artists in United States

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $36.22 per hour
    18 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $30.36 per hour
    61 salaries reported
  3. Brooklyn, NY
    $28.79 per hour
    21 salaries reported
  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $26.33 per hour
    48 salaries reported
  2. Philadelphia, PA
    $24.57 per hour
    25 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $19.18 per hour
    23 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $18.95 per hour
    31 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $18.08 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $17.04 per hour
    5 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Artists

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 332 ratings

45% of Artists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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