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Craft Artists in New York

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$49,310 Median Salary
  • Craft Artists in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Craft Artists Work in New York?

There were approximately 170 workers employed as Craft Artists in this state in 2018.

There were 240 Craft Artists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 70 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Craft Artists in NY Employment Trend

The typical state has 80 Craft Artists working in it, which means New York has more Craft Artists than average.

Craft Artists in NY vs. the Average State

What do Craft Artists Make in New York?

In 2018 wages for Craft Artists ranged from $25,350 to $111,440 with $49,310 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $12.19 to $53.58. The median hourly rate was $23.71.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $23.47 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.24.

The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Craft Artists Earnings: NY vs. National Average

Top New York Metros for Craft Artists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Craft Artists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 170 $47,270

Top States for Craft Artists Employment

View the list below to see where most Craft Artists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 470 $34,740
California 340 $41,900
New York 170 $49,310
Colorado 140 $27,980
Georgia 140 $52,080
Kentucky 130 $27,950
Ohio 130 $29,340
Utah 120 $29,510
Alabama 100 $34,360
Arizona 100 $38,380
Michigan 100 $37,350
Virginia 90 $0
Maryland 80 $59,430
North Carolina 80 $39,130
New Jersey 70 $43,720
Minnesota 70 $39,970
Wisconsin 60 $37,620
Nebraska 50 $41,810
Vermont 50 $34,340
New Hampshire 50 $31,230

Below are the states where Craft Artists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Maryland $59,430
Georgia $52,080
New York $49,310
Illinois $47,170
Oregon $45,950
New Jersey $43,720
California $41,900
Nebraska $41,810
North Dakota $41,360
Minnesota $39,970

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Occupation NY Employment Total
Art Directors 8,320
Multimedia Artists and Animators 2,060
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 1,410

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