Model maker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Model maker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Massachusetts $77,000
Michigan $71,880
California $67,410
Georgia $49,200
New York $42,630
Tennessee $38,810
Wisconsin $36,730
North Carolina $34,170
South Carolina $19,410

How do model maker salaries compare to similar careers?

Model makers earn about the same as related careers in California. On average, they make less than interior designers but more than drywall installers.

Career Median Salary
Interior designer salary $65K
Pipefitter salary $62K
Plumber salary $62K
Ironworker salary $69K
Graphic designer salary $62K
Model maker salary $67K
Carpenter salary $61K
Drafter salary $62K
HVAC technician salary $60K
Drywall installer salary $56K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)