Becoming a Floral Artist via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. Penn Foster Career School is a US school (accredited) offering floral design courses to train individuals to become top-notch floral designers, architecture designers, designers, fashion designers, floral artists, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 51,470 people employed as floral designers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $24,940. Colleges and universities like Penn Foster Career School that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Floral Artist Salary Information

Category: Floral designers

Total # Employed in the US 51,470
Average Hourly Wage: $11.99/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$7.92 $9.12 $11.31 $14.23 $17.35
Average Yearly Salary $24,940
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$16,480 $18,960 $23,530 $29,600 $36,080
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
2.7% 13.0% 19.3% 14.1% 42.5% 7.1% 1.1%
Floral designers — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Virginia $14.6/hr $30,360
North Dakota $14.5/hr $30,170
Puerto Rico $14.29/hr $29,730
Missouri $14.26/hr $29,670
Mississippi $14.23/hr $29,600
Florida $14.19/hr $29,520
Delaware $14.13/hr $29,390
New York $14.12/hr $29,360
Colorado $14.04/hr $29,210
Oklahoma $13.46/hr $28,010
North Carolina $13.14/hr $27,320
Indiana $13.07/hr $27,180
Connecticut $12.75/hr $26,510
District of Columbia $12.5/hr $25,990
Nebraska $12.29/hr $25,560
Utah $12.11/hr $25,180
Hawaii $11.93/hr $24,820
Kansas $11.83/hr $24,610
Alaska $11.82/hr $24,590
Montana $11.68/hr $24,290
Idaho $11.68/hr $24,290
Arkansas $11.58/hr $24,080
New Mexico $11.5/hr $23,920
Michigan $11.4/hr $23,710
Oregon $11.12/hr $23,120
Massachusetts $11.05/hr $22,970
Tennessee $10.97/hr $22,820
Guam $10.96/hr $22,800
Wyoming $10.94/hr $22,750
Washington $10.91/hr $22,700
Kentucky $10.89/hr $22,660
Wisconsin $10.82/hr $22,500
South Carolina $10.67/hr $22,200
Maine $10.63/hr $22,100
Louisiana $10.54/hr $21,920
California $10.48/hr $21,800
New Hampshire $10.48/hr $21,800
Ohio $10.33/hr $21,480
Nevada $10.12/hr $21,040
Alabama $10.08/hr $20,970
West Virginia $10.07/hr $20,940
Pennsylvania $9.92/hr $20,630
New Jersey $9.9/hr $20,580
Iowa $9.89/hr $20,560
South Dakota $9.87/hr $20,540
Maryland $9.66/hr $20,090


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