Career Attributes

  • $34,856
  • 37,700
  • 3.4
  • -6.6%
  • Certificate or Associate's degree
  • Fine Arts
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How much does a Jeweler make in the United States?

Average Jeweler Yearly Salary in the United States

Jewelers earn an average yearly salary of $34,856. Salaries typically start from $18,219 and go up to $56,043.

Average Jeweler Hourly Wage in the United States

Jewelers earn an average hourly wage of $16.76. Hourly wages typically start from $8.76 and go up to $26.94.

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

44%
Full-Time
56%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Jeweler demographics

Salary Satisfaction

2.7
SCORE
317
RATINGS
Jewelers average a score of 2.7 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Jewelers in the 18th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Jeweler satisfaction

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Jeweler Earnings by Seniority

Top End Jeweler Earnings

The highest earning Jewelers in the United States earn:

$26.94
an hour
$56,043.4
per year
Senior Jeweler Earnings

Senior Jewelers in the United States earn:

$20.88
an hour
$43,422.5
per year
Experienced Jeweler Earnings

Experienced Jewelers in the United States earn:

$14.62
an hour
$30,400.3
per year
Junior Jeweler Earnings

Junior Jewelers in the United States earn:

$11.35
an hour
$23,608.6
per year
Starting Jeweler Earnings

Starting Jewelers in the United States earn:

$8.76
an hour
$18,219.2
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Jeweler Salary Comparison

Jewelers earn more than 34% percent of similar careers in the United States.

Videographer Salary $39k
Graphic Designer Salary $39k
Tattoo Artist Salary $38k
Museum Conservator Salary $38k
Illustrator Salary $37k
Jeweler Salary $34k
Engraver Salary $33k
Glass Blower Salary $33k
Painting, Coating & Decorating Worker Salary $32k
Potter Salary $30k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Jeweler salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Jeweler Salary in New Jersey $26.33 $54,770 # 1
Jeweler Salary in Pennsylvania $25.94 $53,960 # 2
Jeweler Salary in Arkansas $25.89 $53,850 # 3
Jeweler Salary in Connecticut $24.37 $50,680 # 4
Jeweler Salary in New York $23.80 $49,510 # 5
Jeweler Salary in Wisconsin $23.48 $48,830 # 6
Jeweler Salary in Washington $22.94 $47,720 # 7
Jeweler Salary in Maryland $22.48 $46,750 # 8
Jeweler Salary in Massachusetts $21.10 $43,890 # 9
Jeweler Salary in Georgia $20.40 $42,440 # 10
Jeweler Salary in Kansas $20.16 $41,940 # 11
Jeweler Salary in Vermont $20.01 $41,630 # 12
Jeweler Salary in Tennessee $19.93 $41,460 # 13
Jeweler Salary in Arizona $19.92 $41,440 # 14
Jeweler Salary in Missouri $19.69 $40,960 # 15
Jeweler Salary in Iowa $19.69 $40,950 # 16
Jeweler Salary in Oklahoma $19.62 $40,800 # 17
Jeweler Salary in Indiana $19.47 $40,500 # 18
Jeweler Salary in Texas $19.47 $40,500 # 19
Jeweler Salary in New Hampshire $19.47 $40,490 # 20
Jeweler Salary in Idaho $19.43 $40,420 # 21
Jeweler Salary in Alabama $19.36 $40,260 # 22
Jeweler Salary in Ohio $19.29 $40,120 # 23
Jeweler Salary in Minnesota $18.81 $39,130 # 24
Jeweler Salary in North Dakota $18.73 $38,950 # 25
Jeweler Salary in South Carolina $18.57 $38,630 # 26
Jeweler Salary in Oregon $18.57 $38,620 # 27
Jeweler Salary in Virginia $18.52 $38,530 # 28
Jeweler Salary in Nevada $18.50 $38,490 # 29
Jeweler Salary in Colorado $18.32 $38,110 # 30
Jeweler Salary in Hawaii $18.23 $37,920 # 31
Jeweler Salary in Virgin Islands $18.19 $37,840 # 32
Jeweler Salary in Nebraska $18.11 $37,670 # 33
Jeweler Salary in California $17.96 $37,350 # 34
Jeweler Salary in Illinois $17.32 $36,030 # 35
Jeweler Salary in Maine $16.95 $35,250 # 36
Jeweler Salary in Michigan $16.95 $35,250 # 37
Jeweler Salary in North Carolina $16.92 $35,190 # 38
Jeweler Salary in West Virginia $16.81 $34,970 # 39
Jeweler Salary in South Dakota $16.75 $34,840 # 40
Jeweler Salary in Florida $16.61 $34,550 # 41
Jeweler Salary in Utah $16.56 $34,440 # 42
Jeweler Salary in United States $16.31 $33,919.6 # 43
Jeweler Salary in Kentucky $16.30 $33,900 # 44
Jeweler Salary in Montana $15.02 $31,250 # 45
Jeweler Salary in Louisiana $14.53 $30,220 # 46
Jeweler Salary in New Mexico $13.79 $28,690 # 47
Jeweler Salary in Puerto Rico $10.93 $22,740 # 48

Career Attributes

  • $34,856
  • 37,700
  • 3.4
  • -6.6%
  • Certificate or Associate's degree
  • Fine Arts
More Attributes