Multimedia Artists and Animators Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare multimedia artists and animators salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Multimedia Artists and Animators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,500
25th Percentile Wage
$52,480
50th Percentile Wage
$76,260
75th Percentile Wage
$98,960
90th Percentile Wage
$123,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) multimedia artists and animators is $123,870. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $76,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid multimedia artists and animators is $37,500.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$76,260
10.62% 22.66%
2016
$68,160
1.69% -
2015
$67,010
3.49% -
2014
$64,670
8.98% -
2013
$58,860
-0.20% -
2012
$58,980
- -

Compare Multimedia Artists and Animators Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of multimedia artists and animators in eight industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for multimedia artists and animators occupations is the professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $93,060. The lowest paying industry is the apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $59,750). For detailed multimedia artists and animators salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$93,060
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$81,750
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$68,980
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$66,810
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$66,810
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$62,710
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$59,880
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
$59,750

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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