Commercial and Industrial Designers Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Commercial and Industrial Designers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,840
25th Percentile Wage
$46,760
50th Percentile Wage
$62,320
75th Percentile Wage
$79,980
90th Percentile Wage
$101,720

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for commercial and industrial designers 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) commercial and industrial designers is $101,720. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid commercial and industrial designers is $34,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of commercial and industrial designers in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$62,320
3.93% 16.93%
2016
$59,870
-3.71% -
2015
$62,090
6.64% -
2014
$57,970
0.36% -
2013
$57,760
10.37% -
2012
$51,770
- -

Compare Commercial and Industrial Designers Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of commercial and industrial designers in 20 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 commercial and industrial designers occupations is the merchant wholesalers, nondurable goods industry with an annual salary $76,290. The lowest paying industry is the lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $45,020). For detailed commercial and industrial designers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$76,290
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$74,870
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$65,980
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$63,750
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$63,750
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$63,140
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$62,910
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$62,470
Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers
$60,970
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$60,370
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$59,860
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$59,320
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$59,270
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$58,960
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$56,510
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$55,290
Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$55,290
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$50,420
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
$50,300
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$45,020

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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