Body Artist

Kaitoi Tinana

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Body artists use sterilised skin-piercing equipment and ink or jewellery to decorate the skin.

Pay

Body artists usually earn

$32K-$50K per year

Source: MBIE, '2006-2014 Occupation Data', 2015

Job opportunities

Chances of getting work as a body artist are poor due to the small size of the occupation.
A tattoo artist's hands as they apply ink to a design on a client's arm

Body artists decorate skin with ink

Last updated 28 August 2017