Salary / annual income of the model
There is a big difference in salary among individuals
The work of the model is “volume system”, it is common that the reward is decided by the height of the popularity and the content of the work underwritten. It would be better to think that just belonging to the office and getting the fixed salary is nothing to be guaranteed.
Regarding to the salaries and annual income of the model, accurate statistical data are not available. “Model” as a matter, even a professional model active in overseas famous fashion shows, reader models of fashion magazines, models on the internet mail-order site, etc., due to the position and work content, it is difficult to calculate the average annual income with a single cushion.
People who make living by doing side jobs too
The salary of the model, although the annual income ranges from hundreds of thousands of yen to tens of millions of yen by individuals is quite wide. However it is not so many models can be satisfying income only with the work of the model. In the case of a model that suffers from daily lives, sometimes she has to working part-time at a restaurant or a clothing store as a side job. Especially for young freshman models, many people are striving to grasp the opportunities of active while receiving audition, and will be doing model activities between part-time jobs. The model seems to be gorgeous, but there are people who live a tough life behind the scenes.
Risk behind high annual income
It seems that it does not rare to exceed the annual income of 10 million yen when becoming a popular model. However, this is not just the amount of shooting work as a model , but it is the sum total of various work such as advertisement fee earned by the number of accesses of blogs and performance fee to TV programs. Especially in the case of television commercials such as cosmetics and shampoo of major companies, the contract fee is expensive, making the annual income tends to rise all at once. On the other hand, the model is also a work of no “guarantee in the following year”. If the popularity falls down, will make work drastically reduced, and in that case the amount of the takeover will also be reduced at once. Especially in the case of fashion models, due to it is often not to match the brand image by repeated age. It is important to ensure a new job while thinking the balance of income and savings.