Artists and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

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

Average Annual Salary of Artists and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,690
25th Percentile Wage
$22,450
50th Percentile Wage
$45,480
75th Percentile Wage
$71,980
90th Percentile Wage
$96,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for artists and related 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) artists and related workers is $96,000. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid artists and related workers is $18,690.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$45,480
-8.07% -27.88%
2016
$49,150
-22.81% -
2015
$60,360
-8.98% -
2014
$65,780
8.92% -
2013
$59,910
2.92% -
2012
$58,160
- -

Compare Artists and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of artists and related workers in twelve 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 artists and related worker occupations is the offices of physicians industry with an annual salary $80,120. The lowest paying industry is the vocational rehabilitation services industry (annual salary $19,550). For detailed artists and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Offices of Physicians
$80,120
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$77,920
Hospitals - State government owned
$58,240
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$56,910
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$56,860
Individual and Family Services
$56,610
Hospitals - Privately owned
$56,300
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$56,090
Outpatient Care Centers
$49,240
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$46,230
Social Assistance
$21,970
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$19,550

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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