Commercial and Industrial Designers Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for commercial and industrial designers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of commercial and industrial designers among Iowa cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Commercial and Industrial Designers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,930
25th Percentile Wage
$43,550
50th Percentile Wage
$54,810
75th Percentile Wage
$68,050
90th Percentile Wage
$79,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for commercial and industrial designers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of commercial and industrial designers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,810
0.89% 12.19%
2016
$54,320
-1.93% -
2015
$55,370
0.45% -
2014
$55,120
10.63% -
2013
$49,260
2.29% -
2012
$48,130
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Commercial and Industrial Designers in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of commercial and industrial designers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of commercial and industrial designers in state of Iowa ranges from $41,350 to $85,570. The highest paying area for commercial and industrial designers in Iowa is Cedar Rapids with a median annual salary of $85,570. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $62,250). The lowest paying area is Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $41,350.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cedar Rapids
$85,570
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$62,250
Ames
$60,960
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$58,710
Dubuque
$58,470
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$57,450
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$57,250
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$55,150
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$41,350




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