Calligrapher earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Calligrapher salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $90,410
Georgia $88,310
Maryland $77,570
Virginia $84,050
New York $68,320
Ohio $66,120
Florida $58,760
Pennsylvania $65,850
California $55,900
Connecticut $49,540
North Carolina $57,240
Massachusetts $49,470
Wisconsin $60,530
Washington $52,370
Illinois $57,010
Nevada $56,200
Minnesota $51,320
Arizona $40,030
West Virginia $38,330
New Mexico $44,580
Oregon $40,350
Alabama $45,380
Alaska $40,730
Colorado $39,070
Tennessee $35,640
Texas $28,870
New Jersey $35,300
Iowa $27,060
Vermont $34,700

How do calligrapher salaries compare to similar careers?

Calligraphers earn 7% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than film directors but more than games artists.

Career Median Salary
Film director salary $72K
Cinematographer salary $41K
Industrial designer salary $52K
Urban planner salary $71K
Calligrapher salary $64K
Art director salary $60K
Tattoo artist salary $39K
Exhibit designer salary $53K
Games artist salary $53K