Floral Designers Salary Information

The salary statistics of floral designers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of floral designers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The floral designers 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. Floral Designers Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,760
25th Percentile Wage
$21,190
50th Percentile Wage
$25,850
75th Percentile Wage
$31,970
90th Percentile Wage
$39,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for floral designers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) floral designers is $39,130. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $25,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,760. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 108% 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 floral designers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201625,8503.25%7.89%
201525,0101.04%-
201424,7502.14%-
201324,2201.69%-
201223,810--

Table 2. Floral Designers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of floral designers in 11 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 floral designers occupations is the accommodation and food services sector with an annual salary $33,830. The lowest paying sector is the manufacturing sector (annual salary $20,460).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Accommodation and Food Services
$33,830
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$31,630
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$29,610
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$29,360
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$29,080
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$26,700
Wholesale Trade
$26,510
Retail Trade
$25,690
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$25,450
Health Care and Social Assistance
$22,760
Manufacturing
$20,460

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Floral Designers by States

From the above tables we note that not only floral 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 floral designers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,160 to $34,240. The highest paying state for floral designers is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $34,240. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $19,160. For more salary information of floral designers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
District of Columbia
$34,240
Alaska
$33,350
Massachusetts
$32,540
Nevada
$32,060
California
$31,700
Connecticut
$31,130
Washington
$30,230
Maryland
$29,370
North Carolina
$29,120
New York
$27,960
Colorado
$27,960
Hawaii
$27,930
New Jersey
$27,740
Arizona
$27,530
Wyoming
$27,310
Georgia
$26,260
Wisconsin
$26,210
South Dakota
$25,790
Maine
$25,700
Illinois
$25,670
Iowa
$25,550
Minnesota
$25,520
South Carolina
$25,480
Michigan
$25,330
Florida
$25,250
North Dakota
$25,230
New Hampshire
$25,130
Tennessee
$25,080
Virginia
$24,890
Kansas
$24,830
Vermont
$24,670
Pennsylvania
$24,390
Rhode Island
$24,180
Indiana
$24,140
Texas
$24,020
Louisiana
$23,960
Oklahoma
$23,960
Delaware
$23,910
Utah
$23,830
Ohio
$23,740
Nebraska
$23,690
Missouri
$23,590
Idaho
$23,580
Oregon
$23,580
Alabama
$22,870
Arkansas
$22,760
Kentucky
$22,740
Puerto Rico
$22,410
Mississippi
$21,760
Montana
$21,420
New Mexico
$21,400
West Virginia
$19,340
Guam
$19,160



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