The salary statistics of multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare multimedia artists and animators salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of retail 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 $105,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid multimedia artists and animators is $32,960.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of multimedia artists and animators in four industries in the retail 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 sporting goods, hobby, musical instrument, and book stores industry with an annual salary $86,820. The lowest paying industry is the electronic shopping and mail-order houses industry (annual salary $47,400). For detailed multimedia artists and animators salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores|| |
|Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores|| |
|Nonstore Retailers|| |
|Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .