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Interior Designers Salary Information in Tennessee

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,450
25th Percentile Wage
$32,200
50th Percentile Wage
$39,350
75th Percentile Wage
$54,070
90th Percentile Wage
$69,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for interior designers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $69,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,450.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.28
25th Percentile Wage
$15.48
50th Percentile Wage
$18.92
75th Percentile Wage
$26.00
90th Percentile Wage
$33.20

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for interior designers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.20. The median hourly salary is $18.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.28.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,350-0.58%-2.24%
201539,580-7.33%-
201442,480-5.01%-
201344,6109.82%-
201240,230--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Interior Designers in Tennessee Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of interior designers in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of interior designers in state of Tennessee ranges from $35,620 to $50,760. The highest paying area for interior designers in Tennessee is Knoxville with a median annual salary of $50,760. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Memphis (mean annual salary $45,040). The lowest paying area is Chattanooga with a median annual salary of $35,620.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Knoxville
$50,760
Memphis
$45,040
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$39,940
Chattanooga
$35,620


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