The salary statistics of other designers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other designers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other designers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$22,910|
|25th Percentile Wage||$34,750|
|50th Percentile Wage||$55,930|
|75th Percentile Wage||$84,990|
|90th Percentile Wage||$126,460|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other designers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other designers is $126,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,910. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 451% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other designers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other designers in 17 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 designers occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $86,610. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $31,790).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
From the above tables we note that not only other designers 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 designers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,230 to $96,300. The highest paying state for other designers is New Hampshire with a median annual salary of $96,300. The lowest paying state is Alabama with a median annual salary of $18,230. For more salary information of other designers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Hampshire|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|New York|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|North Carolina|| |