The average wage for a cartoonist in the United States is around $14.33 per hour.
This is 36% below the national average. Updated in 2018.
Cartoonists earn an average hourly wage of $14.33. Salaries typically start from $10.56 per hour and go up to $33.22 per hour.
Cartoonist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
How do cartoonist salaries compare to similar careers?
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)