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 about the same as related 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 $42K
Urban planner salary $71K
Industrial designer salary $52K
Calligrapher salary $64K
Art director salary $60K
Tattoo artist salary $40K
Exhibit designer salary $53K
Games artist salary $53K