Calligrapher earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Calligrapher salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Georgia $100,780
Maryland $86,970
New York $68,200
Illinois $63,540
Florida $84,160
California $60,490
West Virginia $68,020
Massachusetts $60,910
Ohio $67,710
Virginia $68,020
Pennsylvania $61,580
Alabama $61,280
Connecticut $54,390
North Carolina $58,850
Wisconsin $60,530
Washington $43,470
Iowa $51,650
Colorado $44,050
Arizona $40,370
North Dakota $54,600
Alaska $44,070
New Jersey $36,910
Minnesota $47,470
Missouri $45,930
Texas $41,500
Tennessee $35,190
Oregon $35,620
Vermont $38,610
Hawaii $23,480
Oklahoma $28,000

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 multimedia animators but more than camera operators.

Career Median Salary
Multimedia animator salary $73K
Urban planner salary $73K
Industrial designer salary $67K
Film and video editor salary $60K
Tattoo artist salary $39K
Calligrapher salary $65K
Cinematographer salary $40K
Illustrator salary $49K
Exhibit designer salary $54K
Camera operator salary $50K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)