The salary statistics of designers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare designers salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$29,330|
|25th Percentile Wage||$39,030|
|50th Percentile Wage||$50,860|
|75th Percentile Wage||$62,720|
|90th Percentile Wage||$76,950|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for designers 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) designers is $76,950. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $50,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid designers is $29,330.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of designers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of designers in 25 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 designers occupations is the specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry with an annual salary $61,390. The lowest paying industry is the nursing care facilities (skilled nursing facilities) industry (annual salary $30,220). For detailed designers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Home Health Care Services|| |
|All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
|Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .