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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
$21,270
25th Percentile Wage
$28,340
50th Percentile Wage
$35,730
75th Percentile Wage
$47,000
90th Percentile Wage
$58,320

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 $58,320. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid craft artists is $21,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of craft artists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201635,7302.97%46.46%
201534,67043.70%-
201319,5202.00%-
201219,130--

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 $37,690. The lowest paying industry is the federal, state, and local government (oes designation) industry (annual salary $35,730). 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
$37,690
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$37,320
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$35,730
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$35,730

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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