The salary statistics of merchandise displayers and window trimmers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of merchandise displayers and window trimmers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The merchandise displayers and window trimmers 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||$19,890|
|25th Percentile Wage||$22,500|
|50th Percentile Wage||$27,680|
|75th Percentile Wage||$35,870|
|90th Percentile Wage||$47,450|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for merchandise displayers and window trimmers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) merchandise displayers and window trimmers is $47,450. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $27,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,890. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 138% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of merchandise displayers and window trimmers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of merchandise displayers and window trimmers 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 merchandise displayers and window trimmers occupations is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector with an annual salary $36,460. The lowest paying sector is the transportation and warehousing sector (annual salary $23,820).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
From the above tables we note that not only merchandise displayers and window trimmers 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 merchandise displayers and window trimmers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,200 to $37,850. The highest paying state for merchandise displayers and window trimmers is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $37,850. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $19,200. For more salary information of merchandise displayers and window trimmers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|District of Columbia|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New York|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |