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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of floral designers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
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|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|New York|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|West Virginia|| |