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Other Artists and Related Worker Salary Information

The salary statistics of other artists and related workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other artists and related workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other artists and related workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Other Artists and Related Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,360
25th Percentile Wage
$39,860
50th Percentile Wage
$61,360
75th Percentile Wage
$87,700
90th Percentile Wage
$103,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other artists and related workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other artists and related workers is $103,860. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,360. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 242% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other artists and related workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201661,3604.74%2.48%
201558,4500.34%-
201458,2507.78%-
201353,720-11.39%-
201259,840--

Table 2. Other Artists and Related Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other artists and related workers in 9 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other artists and related workers occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $71,870. The lowest paying sector is the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector (annual salary $40,290).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Trade
$71,870
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$53,920
Information
$53,570
Retail Trade
$50,860
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$49,440
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$46,940
Manufacturing
$42,530
Educational Services
$41,470
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$40,290

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Artists and Related Workers by States

From the above tables we note that not only other artists and related workers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other artists and related workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,260 to $90,410. The highest paying state for other artists and related workers is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $90,410. The lowest paying state is Mississippi with a median annual salary of $18,260. For more salary information of other artists and related workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
District of Columbia
$90,410
Georgia
$88,310
Virginia
$84,050
Maryland
$77,570
New York
$68,320
Ohio
$66,120
Pennsylvania
$65,850
Missouri
$65,410
Wisconsin
$60,530
Florida
$58,760
North Carolina
$57,240
Illinois
$57,010
Kentucky
$56,790
Nevada
$56,200
California
$55,900
Washington
$52,370
Minnesota
$51,320
Connecticut
$49,540
Massachusetts
$49,470
South Carolina
$48,590
Michigan
$47,610
New Mexico
$44,580
Alaska
$40,730
Oregon
$40,350
Arizona
$40,030
Colorado
$39,070
New Jersey
$35,300
Vermont
$34,700
Texas
$28,870
Rhode Island
$24,080
Indiana
$19,210
Mississippi
$18,260


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