Art and Design Worker Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of art and design workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare art and design worker salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Art and Design Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,610
25th Percentile Wage
$36,830
50th Percentile Wage
$50,370
75th Percentile Wage
$63,520
90th Percentile Wage
$79,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for art and design workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) art and design workers is $79,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid art and design workers is $25,610.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of art and design workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$50,370
2.90% 4.61%
2016
$48,910
1.78% -
2015
$48,040
0.15% -
2014
$47,970
-0.73% -
2013
$48,320
0.56% -
2012
$48,050
- -

Compare Art and Design Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of art and design workers in 27 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for art and design worker occupations is the medical and diagnostic laboratories industry with an annual salary $62,940. The lowest paying industry is the vocational rehabilitation services industry (annual salary $27,480). For detailed art and design worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$62,940
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$60,710
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$59,780
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$59,460
Hospitals - State government owned
$58,740
Outpatient Care Centers
$57,010
Offices of Physicians
$55,880
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$55,680
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$54,560
Hospitals - Privately owned
$54,370
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$54,130
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$53,890
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$53,350
Home Health Care Services
$50,750
Hospitals - Local government owned
$50,170
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$50,170
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$49,000
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$48,760
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$48,370
Individual and Family Services
$46,790
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$46,720
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$46,660
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$44,890
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$43,380
Social Assistance
$40,720
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$30,220
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$27,480

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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