Becoming a Pottery Decorator via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. Westwood College, one of the highest ranking online schools, is a US school (accredited) offering art courses to train individuals to become top-notch artists, animators, animation designers, animation artists, fine artists, craft artists, game designers, video game designers, musicians, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 28,460 people employed as painting, coating, and decorating workers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $25,940. Colleges and universities like Westwood College that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Pottery Decorator Salary Information

Category: Painting, coating, and decorating workers

Total # Employed in the US 28,460
Average Hourly Wage: $12.47/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$8.08 $9.33 $11.44 $14.68 $18.36
Average Yearly Salary $25,940
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$16,800 $19,400 $23,790 $30,520 $38,180
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
27.1% 46.9% 17.6% 4.3% 3.2% 0.6% 0.2%
Painting, coating, and decorating workers — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Missouri $15.96/hr $33,200
Delaware $14.94/hr $31,070
Utah $14.92/hr $31,040
North Dakota $13.96/hr $29,050
New York $13.79/hr $28,680
Kansas $13.64/hr $28,370
Puerto Rico $13.64/hr $28,370
Connecticut $13.57/hr $28,220
Oklahoma $13.46/hr $28,000
Arkansas $13.44/hr $27,950
Guam $13.41/hr $27,890
Tennessee $13.02/hr $27,080
North Carolina $12.8/hr $26,630
Colorado $12.6/hr $26,200
District of Columbia $12.58/hr $26,160
New Mexico $12.46/hr $25,910
Montana $12.32/hr $25,620
Nebraska $12.23/hr $25,440
Hawaii $12.22/hr $25,410
Pennsylvania $11.95/hr $24,850
Maine $11.8/hr $24,540
Mississippi $11.8/hr $24,550
Wisconsin $11.79/hr $24,520
New Hampshire $11.66/hr $24,250
Kentucky $11.54/hr $24,000
Oregon $11.43/hr $23,770
Idaho $11.23/hr $23,350
Maryland $11.17/hr $23,230
Alabama $11.16/hr $23,210
Washington $11.13/hr $23,140
Iowa $11.12/hr $23,120
West Virginia $11.09/hr $23,060
Virginia $11.07/hr $23,030
South Carolina $11.06/hr $23,000
Wyoming $11/hr $22,870
New Jersey $10.98/hr $22,840
Michigan $10.93/hr $22,730
Nevada $10.87/hr $22,610
Louisiana $10.86/hr $22,590
South Dakota $10.75/hr $22,360
California $10.08/hr $20,970
Ohio $9.93/hr $20,660


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