13 Top MLM Companies

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Start-up Costs Inventory Requirements Commission Breakdown Recruiting Needed

Beauty  Skincare

Mary Kay

Start-up Costs: $100. Inventory Requirement: No,  Commission Breakdown: 50%. Recruiting Needed: No.

Avon

Start-up Costs: $30-$50  Inventory Requirement: No Commission Breakdown:: If you sell under $50, you get no commission. Anything over $50, you get 20%. Once you reach $145 in sales, your percentages continue to go up. Recruiting Needed: No

Rodan & Fields

Start-up Costs: Starts at $45, Inventory Requirement: No, Commission Breakdown: Between 20-30%.  Recruiting Needed: No, but you make 2.5% to 5% commission on everything that consultants underneath you sell.

Color Street

Start-up Costs: $129 Inventory Requirement: No Commission Breakdown: 25%  Recruiting Needed: No

Monat

Start-up Costs: $99; plus $49.99 annually. Inventory Requirement: No Commission Breakdown: 30% on retail sales, 15% on sales from VIP customers. Recruiting Needed: No,.

Home Lifestyle

Scentsy

Start-up Costs: $99 + $10/month Inventory Requirement: No. . Commission Breakdown: Initial 20% commission goes up to 25% after you hit $1000 in sales. . Recruiting Needed: No

Pampered Chef

Start-up Costs:  $99, $159, or  $259.  Inventory Requirement: No. Commission Breakdown: You start at 20% and can earn up to 27%. Recruiting Needed: No.

Essential Oils

Young Living

Start-up Costs: Starts at $165. Inventory Requirement: No.  Commission Breakdown:  You could earn 24% commission if you choose to just sell the oils for full retail price.  Many reps focus on building their business (sell wholesale memberships and then have people under you who also sell wholesale memberships) and then earn a percentage Recruiting Needed: Yes.

DoTerra

Start-up Costs: Starts at $105/$140 (wholesale/retail) up to $760/$550. Inventory Requirement: No.  Commission Breakdown: 25%  Recruiting Needed: No.

Health & Fitness

Arbonne

Start-up Costs: $49 Inventory Requirement: No Commission Breakdown:  For Preferred Client orders, you earn 15%. On retail orders, you earn 35%.  Recruiting Needed: No