Cartoonist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do cartoonist salaries compare to similar careers?

Cartoonists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than sculptors but more than photographers.

Career Median Salary
Sculptor salary $30K
Gem worker salary $39K
Precious metal worker salary $39K
Videographer salary $35K
Jeweler salary $39K
Cartoonist salary $30K
Set designer salary $28K
Costume designer salary $26K
Craft artist salary $33K
Photographer salary $32K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)