Wig Maker Salary

How much does a Wig Maker make?

The average Wig Maker in the US makes $36,582. The average bonus for a Wig Maker is $612 which represents 2% of their salary, with 100% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year. Wig Makers make the most in Boston at $49,340, averaging total compensation 35% greater than the US average.

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The average wig-maker in the US makes $36,582

Salary Ranges for Wig Makers

The salaries of Wig Makers in the US range from $18,780 to $53,234 , with a median salary of $38,858 . The middle 57% of Wig Makers makes between $38,858 and $43,215, with the top 86% making $53,234.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Wig Maker

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 12%. After a federal tax rate of 12% has been taken out, Wig Makers could expect to have a take-home pay of $32,383/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $1,349*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Quality of Life for Wig Maker

With a take-home pay of roughly $2,699/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Wig Maker would pay 92.86% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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