Fashion designer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Fashion designer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $73,730
New York $79,110
California $78,680
Arkansas $59,490
Maine $72,940
Massachusetts $70,770
Texas $66,110
Oregon $67,810
South Carolina $49,130
Kansas $65,490
Connecticut $67,070
Georgia $66,500
North Carolina $67,200
New Jersey $59,470
New Mexico $58,870
Washington $61,340
Maryland $52,290
Colorado $61,440
Michigan $57,710
Florida $48,750
Pennsylvania $48,555
Minnesota $51,760
Hawaii $41,330
Wisconsin $39,040
Utah $36,680

How do fashion designer salaries compare to similar careers?

Fashion designers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than naval architects but more than multimedia animators.

Career Median Salary
Naval architect salary $93K
Games artist salary $90K
Make-Up artist salary $64K
Fashion designer salary $73K
Filmmaker salary $73K
Architect salary $79K
Film director salary $72K
Multimedia animator salary $73K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)