Fashion designer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Fashion designer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New Hampshire $95,820
New Jersey $85,240
Washington $82,470
Massachusetts $80,790
Oregon $80,750
New York $80,570
Arizona $80,150
California $78,800
Georgia $77,100
Utah $77,070
Colorado $76,400
Maine $74,640
Alabama $73,730
Connecticut $67,070
Vermont $66,810
Michigan $63,300
Pennsylvania $62,640
Illinois $62,340
Indiana $62,080
North Carolina $62,070
Arkansas $59,490
Kansas $58,960
New Mexico $58,870
Kentucky $53,530
Maryland $52,290
Idaho $51,790
Texas $49,920
Rhode Island $49,610
Florida $49,420
Virginia $49,390
Ohio $49,320
South Carolina $45,830
Hawaii $41,330
Wisconsin $39,040
Minnesota $37,480
Missouri $33,320

How do fashion designer salaries compare to similar careers?

Fashion designers earn 6% less than similar careers in Virginia. On average, they make less than multimedia animators but more than jewelers.

Career Median Salary
Multimedia animator salary $64K
Graphic designer salary $60K
Exhibit designer salary $57K
Film and video editor salary $61K
Camera operator salary $50K
Fashion designer salary $49K
Interior designer salary $49K
Photographer salary $39K
Gem worker salary $48K
Jeweler salary $48K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)