Commercial and Industrial Designers Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

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

Average Annual Salary of Commercial and Industrial Designers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,350
25th Percentile Wage
$51,940
50th Percentile Wage
$66,000
75th Percentile Wage
$107,070
90th Percentile Wage
$124,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for commercial and industrial designers 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) commercial and industrial designers is $124,310. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $66,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid commercial and industrial designers is $44,350.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,000
13.23% 20.44%
2016
$57,270
-7.33% -
2015
$61,470
11.18% -
2014
$54,600
2.00% -
2013
$53,510
1.87% -
2012
$52,510
- -

Compare Commercial and Industrial Designers Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of commercial and industrial designers in six 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 commercial and industrial designers occupations is the local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $78,250. The lowest paying industry is the local government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $53,900). For detailed commercial and industrial designers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$78,250
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$66,000
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$61,220
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$59,790
State government, including schools and hospitals
$58,800
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$53,900

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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