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Craft Artists Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of craft artists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare craft artists salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Craft Artists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,190
25th Percentile Wage
$28,160
50th Percentile Wage
$35,720
75th Percentile Wage
$48,080
90th Percentile Wage
$59,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for craft artists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) craft artists is $59,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid craft artists is $22,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of craft artists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,720
-0.03% 46.44%
2016
$35,730
2.97% -
2015
$34,670
43.70% -
2013
$19,520
2.00% -
2012
$19,130
- -

Compare Craft Artists Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of craft artists in four industries in the federal, state, and local government sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for craft artists occupations is the public sector -- federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit industry with an annual salary $39,650. The lowest paying industry is the federal, state, and local government (oes designation) industry (annual salary $35,720). For detailed craft artists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$39,650
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$38,900
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$36,610
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$35,720

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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