Other Designers Salary Information

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 [1].

Table 1. Other Designers Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$55,930
4.56% 18.95%
2016
$53,380
0.19% -
2015
$53,280
7.45% -
2014
$49,310
4.64% -
2013
$47,020
3.59% -
2012
$45,330
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Table 2. Other Designers Salary by Industry Sector

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
Utilities
$86,610
Federal, State, and Local Government
$84,160
Finance and Insurance
$75,740
Information
$70,490
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$62,740
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$62,510
Construction
$58,290
Wholesale Trade
$58,190
Transportation and Warehousing
$57,280
Health Care and Social Assistance
$56,620
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$54,260
Educational Services
$54,160
Manufacturing
$51,460
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$39,750
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$38,040
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$38,000
Retail Trade
$31,790

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Designers by States

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
$96,300
Washington
$81,720
Massachusetts
$77,170
Nevada
$75,720
California
$75,690
Louisiana
$71,830
District of Columbia
$70,770
Illinois
$67,270
New York
$66,130
Georgia
$60,180
Ohio
$57,530
Connecticut
$55,030
Minnesota
$54,270
Maryland
$53,700
Wisconsin
$50,370
Indiana
$50,120
Oregon
$49,330
Pennsylvania
$49,160
Colorado
$49,010
Hawaii
$46,300
New Jersey
$44,350
Michigan
$38,840
Missouri
$38,580
Rhode Island
$36,830
North Carolina
$36,740
Utah
$35,480
Iowa
$34,080
Texas
$33,660
Kentucky
$33,600
Virginia
$32,710
Montana
$31,850
Florida
$31,380
Tennessee
$30,220
Mississippi
$22,450
Arizona
$20,820
Alabama
$18,230



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