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Interior Designers Salary Information in North Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for interior designers in the state of North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of interior designers among North Carolina areas 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 Interior Designers in North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,930
25th Percentile Wage
$32,730
50th Percentile Wage
$46,950
75th Percentile Wage
$67,110
90th Percentile Wage
$79,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for interior designers in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$46,950
2.32% 11.86%
2016
$45,860
1.59% -
2015
$45,130
1.73% -
2014
$44,350
8.82% -
2013
$40,440
-2.32% -
2012
$41,380
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Interior Designers in North Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of interior designers in some North Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of interior designers in state of North Carolina ranges from $30,260 to $56,510. The highest paying area for interior designers in North Carolina is Winston-Salem with a median annual salary of $56,510. The second highest paying city/area in North Carolina State is Asheville (mean annual salary $47,890). The lowest paying area is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $30,260.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Winston-Salem
$56,510
Asheville
$47,890
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$47,260
Raleigh-Cary
$44,960
Durham-Chapel Hill
$38,600
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$38,030
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$36,110
Greensboro-High Point
$35,190
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$32,780
Wilmington
$30,260




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