Commercial and Industrial Designers Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for commercial and industrial designers in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of commercial and industrial designers among Tennessee 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,790
25th Percentile Wage
$35,330
50th Percentile Wage
$48,550
75th Percentile Wage
$62,290
90th Percentile Wage
$77,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for commercial and industrial designers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,790.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$9.02
25th Percentile Wage
$16.98
50th Percentile Wage
$23.34
75th Percentile Wage
$29.95
90th Percentile Wage
$37.03

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for commercial and industrial designers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.03. The median hourly salary is $23.34. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.02.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of commercial and industrial designers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,5501.46%-12.21%
201547,840-6.73%-
201451,060-5.23%-
201353,730-1.40%-
201254,480--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of commercial and industrial designers in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of commercial and industrial designers in state of Tennessee ranges from $43,070 to $61,470. The highest paying area for commercial and industrial designers in Tennessee is Memphis with a median annual salary of $61,470. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Knoxville (mean annual salary $57,950). The lowest paying area is Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin with a median annual salary of $43,070.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$61,470
Knoxville
$57,950
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$43,070



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