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Tattoo Artists


Tattoo artists earn hourly wages that ranged from $16.00 to $153.00 in 2022, according to Based on a 40-hour workweek, these hourly wages would translate to an annual gross pay range of $33,280 to $318,240. This doesn't account for business expenses. Tattoo artists earned average salaries of $82,495 in 2022, according to Some sources report a lower average salary for tattoo artists—in the range of $45,000 to $55,000.

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