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How much does a Craft Artist make in the United States?

Average Craft Artist Hourly Wage in the United States

Craft Artists earn a median hourly wage of $14.94. Hourly wages typically start from $8.82 and go up to $30.00.

Average Craft Artist Yearly Salary in the United States

Craft Artists earn a median salary of $31,080 per year. Salaries typically start from $18,360 and go up to $62,400.

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

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Craft Artist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Craft Artist Earnings

The highest earning Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$30.00
an hour
$62,400
per year
Senior Craft Artist Earnings

Senior Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$21.44
an hour
$44,590
per year
Experienced Craft Artist Earnings

Experienced Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$14.94
an hour
$31,080
per year
Junior Craft Artist Earnings

Junior Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$10.86
an hour
$22,600
per year
Starting Craft Artist Earnings

Starting Craft Artists in the United States earn:

$8.82
an hour
$18,360
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Craft Artist salary comparison

Craft Artists earn less than 67% percent of Arts careers. Craft Artist salaries are in the bottom 93% of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Craft Artists in the United States

Craft Artist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Craft Artist Salary in California $23.74 $49,380 # 1
Craft Artist Salary in Illinois $18.90 $39,310 # 2
Craft Artist Salary in Minnesota $22.08 $45,940 # 3
Craft Artist Salary in New York $16.38 $34,080 # 4
Craft Artist Salary in Alaska $17.81 $37,050 # 5
Craft Artist Salary in Massachusetts $17.27 $35,920 # 6
Craft Artist Salary in Arizona $18.84 $39,180 # 7
Craft Artist Salary in Pennsylvania $16.58 $34,480 # 8
Craft Artist Salary in Colorado $14.55 $30,270 # 9
Craft Artist Salary in New Jersey $11.66 $24,250 # 10
Craft Artist Salary in Tennessee $15.49 $32,230 # 11
Craft Artist Salary in Michigan $14.73 $30,630 # 12
Craft Artist Salary in North Carolina $14.45 $30,060 # 13
Craft Artist Salary in Florida $9.99 $20,790 # 14
Craft Artist Salary in Nevada $13.86 $28,830 # 15
Craft Artist Salary in Georgia $13.72 $28,530 # 16
Craft Artist Salary in Wisconsin $13.20 $27,460 # 17
Craft Artist Salary in Wyoming $13.33 $27,730 # 18
Craft Artist Salary in Vermont $13.49 $28,050 # 19
Craft Artist Salary in Virginia $13.14 $27,340 # 20
Craft Artist Salary in Kansas $13.76 $28,630 # 21
Craft Artist Salary in Indiana $13.52 $28,130 # 22
Craft Artist Salary in Iowa $11.64 $24,210 # 23
Craft Artist Salary in Texas $11.77 $24,480 # 24
Craft Artist Salary in South Dakota $11.80 $24,540 # 25
Craft Artist Salary in Missouri $13.10 $27,260 # 26
Craft Artist Salary in Utah $11.34 $23,580 # 27
Craft Artist Salary in Ohio $13.64 $28,370 # 28
Craft Artist Salary in New Mexico $11.57 $24,070 # 29
Craft Artist Salary in New Hampshire $12.74 $26,500 # 30
Craft Artist Salary in Alabama $11.60 $24,130 # 31
Craft Artist Salary in South Carolina $9.61 $19,990 # 32
Craft Artist Salary in Oklahoma $9.28 $19,290 # 33
Craft Artist Salary in North Dakota $9.20 $19,130 # 34
Craft Artist Salary in Maine $9.20 $19,140 # 35
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Craft Artist

Interested in becoming a craft artist? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good craft artist? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A certificate or associates degree is required to be a Craft Artist. A fine arts degree is preferred.

  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.