Career Attributes

  • $29,372
  • 12,500
  • 4.1
  • 4.8%
  • Certificate or Associate's degree
  • Fine Arts
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How much does a Craft Artist make in the United States?

Average Craft Artist Yearly Salary in the United States

Craft Artists earn an average yearly salary of $29,372. Salaries typically start from $12,048 and go up to $51,496.

Average Craft Artist Hourly Wage in the United States

Craft Artists earn an average hourly wage of $14.12. Hourly wages typically start from $5.79 and go up to $24.76.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

25%
Full-Time
75%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Craft Artist demographics

Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
1121
RATINGS
Craft Artists average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Craft Artists in the 12th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Craft Artist satisfaction

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Craft Artist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Craft Artist Earnings

The highest earning Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$24.76
an hour
$51,496.4
per year
Senior Craft Artist Earnings

Senior Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$16.53
an hour
$34,389.2
per year
Experienced Craft Artist Earnings

Experienced Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$12.80
an hour
$26,621.2
per year
Junior Craft Artist Earnings

Junior Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$7.06
an hour
$14,687.1
per year
Starting Craft Artist Earnings

Starting Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$5.79
an hour
$12,047.9
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Craft Artist Salary Comparison

Craft Artists earn more than 20% percent of similar careers in the United States.

Engraver Salary $33k
Glass Blower Salary $33k
Painting, Coating & Decorating Worker Salary $32k
Potter Salary $30k
Costume Designer Salary $30k
Craft Artist Salary $29k
Set Designer Salary $28k
Photojournalist Salary $28k
Sculptor Salary $28k
Hand Sewer Salary $27k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Craft Artist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Craft Artist Salary in New York $16.06 $33,400 # 1
Craft Artist Salary in California $14.99 $31,183.0 # 2
Craft Artist Salary in United States $14.12 $29,372.1 # 3
Craft Artist Salary in Oregon $13.34 $27,742.9 # 4
Craft Artist Salary in Washington $12.69 $26,388.6 # 5
Craft Artist Salary in Texas $12.38 $25,748.7 # 6
Craft Artist Salary in Florida $10.36 $21,554.5 # 7

Career Attributes

  • $29,372
  • 12,500
  • 4.1
  • 4.8%
  • Certificate or Associate's degree
  • Fine Arts
More Attributes