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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
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.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of floral designers from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
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|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New York|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|West Virginia|| |