Average Yearly Salary
Min 10%
Median 50%
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Union Bank
Highest Paying City
Irving, TX
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
6.1 years
How much does a professional model make?
The national average salary for a Professional Model in the U.S. is $80,387 annually or $38.65 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $172,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $37,000 per year. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming are some of the states with the best Professional Model salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Professional Model is 6.1 years.
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Average Professional Model Salary By Company

There is good job security in Professional Model positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Professional Models are Union Bank and Ford Models. In addition, companies like Wilhelmina International and IBM report highly competitive salaries for Professional Models.

Average Professional Model Salary By Location

Professional Models in the US makes an average salary of $80,387 per year or $38.65 per hour. Professional Models make the most in Irving, TX at about $151,833 per year. Not only that, Irving, TX also has an average entry-level salary of $90,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming are the top 5 highest earning states for Professional Models. New York, New Jersey, Oregon, California, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
Irving, TX
Atlanta, GA
Albany, NY
McLean, VA
San Francisco, CA