Cartoonist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do cartoonist salaries compare to similar careers?

Cartoonists earn 8% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than calligraphers but more than potters.

Career Median Salary
Calligrapher salary $65K
Illustrator salary $49K
Art therapist salary $48K
Sculptor salary $30K
Jeweler salary $39K
Cartoonist salary $30K
Art teacher salary $34K
Painter salary $38K
Photographer salary $32K
Potter salary $33K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)