Model salary in United States

How much does a Model make in the United States?

814 salaries reported, updated at October 13, 2021
per hour

The average salary for a model is $21.50 per hour in the United States.

Most common benefits

  • Work from home
  • Flexible schedule
  • Food provided
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for models

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Regression Analysis

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 67.93% since 2018. Models with this skill earn +87.82% more than the average base salary, which is $21.50 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
2012532increase by 532
2013999increase by 87.78%
20141814increase by 81.58%
20151024decrease by 43.55%
2016580decrease by 43.36%
2017661increase by 13.97%
2018474decrease by 28.29%
2019796increase by 67.93%

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Most common benefits for Models

  • Work from home
  • Flexible schedule
  • Food provided
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Health insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Vision insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k)
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 126 ratings

52% of Models in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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