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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Floral Designers Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,080
25th Percentile Wage
$21,850
50th Percentile Wage
$26,350
75th Percentile Wage
$33,070
90th Percentile Wage
$39,540

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 $39,540. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $26,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,080. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 107% 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 floral designers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$26,350
1.90% 9.64%
2016
$25,850
3.25% -
2015
$25,010
1.04% -
2014
$24,750
2.14% -
2013
$24,220
1.69% -
2012
$23,810
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Table 2. Floral Designers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of floral designers in 12 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 health care and social assistance sector with an annual salary $34,180. The lowest paying sector is the construction sector (annual salary $22,980).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Health Care and Social Assistance
$34,180
Accommodation and Food Services
$33,440
Manufacturing
$32,560
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$32,300
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$30,500
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$29,310
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$28,070
Retail Trade
$26,220
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$26,050
Wholesale Trade
$25,540
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$25,400
Construction
$22,980

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 $19,190 to $36,710. The highest paying state for floral designers is Rhode Island with a median annual salary of $36,710. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $19,190. For more salary information of floral designers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Rhode Island
$36,710
District of Columbia
$35,950
Hawaii
$33,240
Nevada
$33,200
Massachusetts
$33,170
California
$31,920
Alaska
$31,410
Washington
$30,870
Connecticut
$30,610
New York
$30,450
Colorado
$30,060
Minnesota
$28,680
New Jersey
$28,550
New Hampshire
$28,450
Maryland
$28,060
Vermont
$27,390
Arizona
$27,320
South Dakota
$27,010
North Dakota
$26,680
Florida
$26,380
Maine
$26,330
Delaware
$26,140
South Carolina
$25,920
Indiana
$25,800
Virginia
$25,730
Michigan
$25,630
North Carolina
$25,560
Wisconsin
$25,550
Wyoming
$25,440
Georgia
$25,300
Iowa
$25,270
Oregon
$24,940
Montana
$24,670
Tennessee
$24,630
Texas
$24,630
Utah
$24,550
Kansas
$24,450
Nebraska
$24,310
Illinois
$24,270
Missouri
$24,060
Pennsylvania
$24,050
Ohio
$23,930
Louisiana
$23,870
Puerto Rico
$23,450
Kentucky
$23,380
Idaho
$23,220
Mississippi
$23,050
Arkansas
$22,990
Oklahoma
$22,980
New Mexico
$21,380
Alabama
$21,060
West Virginia
$19,900
Guam
$19,190



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