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Floral Designers in California

Is California a good place for you to work as a Floral Designer?

-2% Jobs Projection
$32,160 Median Salary
390 Job Openings

While jobs for Floral Designers in California are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.

  • Employment for Floral Designers in California is expected to decrease.

  • Floral Designers in California earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Floral Designers Work in California?

In California, there were 4,510 people working as Floral Designers in the year 2018.

There were 3,750 Floral Designers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 760 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Floral Designers in CA Employment Trend

The typical state has 580 Floral Designers working in it, which means California has more Floral Designers than average.

Floral Designers in CA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for California

Jobs for Floral Designers in this state are declining at a rate of 2.2% which is a slower decline than the nationwide estimated projection of %.

Job Projections for Floral Designers: Nation vs. CA

California Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 390 annual job openings, and 4,400 total jobs in 2026 for Floral Designers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 4,500 annual jobs and 51,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Floral Designers Make in California?

In 2018 wages for Floral Designers ranged from $24,080 to $48,000 with $32,160 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $11.58 to $23.08. The median hourly rate was $15.46.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $15.34 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.12.

The median salary in California is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Floral Designers Earnings: CA vs. National Average

Top California Metros for Floral Designers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Floral Designers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 1,300 $32,120
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 880 $33,790
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 560 $30,000
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 370 $34,640
Sacramento–Roseville–Arden-Arcade, CA 300 $31,180
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 150 $33,790
Fresno, CA 150 $32,540
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 110 $28,840
Salinas, CA 90 $31,840
Bakersfield, CA 80 $26,070
Santa Rosa, CA 70 $39,850
Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA 60 $26,790
Stockton-Lodi, CA 60 $27,870
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA 50 $44,110
Vallejo-Fairfield, CA 40 $31,660
Modesto, CA 30 $24,740
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA 30 $34,860

Top States for Floral Designers Employment

View the list below to see where most Floral Designers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 4,510 $32,160
Texas 3,050 $23,870
Florida 2,850 $26,790
Missouri 2,250 $25,710
New York 2,020 $30,180
Illinois 1,890 $23,480
Pennsylvania 1,690 $24,550
Ohio 1,680 $24,730
Michigan 1,210 $28,680
Massachusetts 1,190 $32,840
North Carolina 1,150 $28,100
Washington 1,130 $30,630
Virginia 1,100 $26,210
Indiana 1,060 $25,390
Georgia 1,000 $26,080
Colorado 990 $30,640
Wisconsin 960 $25,870
Oregon 940 $25,930
Tennessee 880 $24,240
Louisiana 850 $26,170

Below are the states where Floral Designers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $41,490
Hawaii $35,050
Massachusetts $32,840
Nevada $32,740
New Jersey $32,630
California $32,160
Connecticut $32,070
Vermont $32,020
New Hampshire $30,990
Minnesota $30,810

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Occupation CA Employment Total
Graphic Designers 29,320
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 16,780
Interior Designers 8,460
Fashion Designers 6,480
Commercial and Industrial Designers 4,090
Set and Exhibit Designers 2,650


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