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Designers Salary in Sector of Accommodation and Food Services

The salary statistics of designers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare designers salaries in different industries within the accommodation and food services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Designers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,830
25th Percentile Wage
$28,800
50th Percentile Wage
$38,680
75th Percentile Wage
$49,330
90th Percentile Wage
$63,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for designers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services. 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 $63,860. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $38,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid designers is $21,830.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of designers in the industry sector of accommodation and food services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,680
0.57% 12.28%
2016
$38,460
-1.20% -
2015
$38,920
-0.59% -
2014
$39,150
9.20% -
2013
$35,550
4.56% -
2012
$33,930
- -

Compare Designers Salary in Different Industries within the Accommodation and Food Services Sector

The average salaries of designers in nine industries in the accommodation and food services 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 casino hotels industry with an annual salary $44,250. The lowest paying industry is the full-service restaurants industry (annual salary $30,210). For detailed designers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Casino Hotels
$44,250
Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
$42,070
RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps
$41,150
Accommodation
$39,910
Traveler Accommodation
$39,860
Restaurants and Other Eating Places
$37,290
Food Services and Drinking Places
$36,260
Special Food Services
$34,490
Full-Service Restaurants
$30,210

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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