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Floral Layout Designers


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If you want to pursue this career, you will benefit from having moderate-term on-the-job training. The percentage of employees with a 4 year degree is 55%. According to 2008 data 31% of floral layout designers have attended college, but do not have a degree. Among workers, 14% have a high-school diploma, but no college education.


Part-Time Work and Self-Employment

17% of employees work on a part-time basis. 33% of the time, people working as floral layout designers are their own boss.


Area Job Conditions

Jobs for this occupation are most common in Pocatello (Idaho), Idaho Falls (Idaho), and Goldsboro (North Carolina), but are rarer in McAllen (Texas), Honolulu (Hawaii), and Oakland (California).

Floral layout designers are paid comparatively more in San Jose (California), Newark (New Jersey), and Oakland (California) and comparatively less in Goldsboro (North Carolina), McAllen (Texas), and Decatur (Alabama).


Video Overview

A short intro of what floral designers do. Created for the US Dept. of Labor.


Salaries by City

See typical salaries and ranges for this career below*. Shift click to sort by more than one column -- for example first shift-click on state and then shift-click on salary to find best and worst salaries in each state.

StateCity / RegionTypical SalarySalary RangeJob Count% of All Jobs
AKAnchorage$26,050$20K - $36K500.03%
ALBirmingham - Hoover$21,510$17K - $29K2300.05%
ALDecatur$19,880$16K - $24K300.07%
ALHuntsville$20,370$16K - $30K800.04%
ALMobile$18,880$16K - $29K700.04%
ALMontgomery$19,640$16K - $25K700.05%
ALTuscaloosa$23,160$17K - $31K300.04%
ARFayetteville - Springdale - Rogers$24,120$17K - $30K800.04%
ARFort Smith$21,370$17K - $27K500.04%
ARLittle Rock - North Little Rock - Conway$21,370$16K - $36K900.03%
AZPhoenix - Mesa - Glendale$26,090$18K - $32K4900.03%
AZPrescott$24,700$18K - $30K300.07%
AZTucson$26,820$19K - $34K900.03%
CABakersfield - Delano$28,960$21K - $56K600.02%
CAFresno$26,530$21K - $37K600.02%
CALos Angeles - Long Beach - Glendale (Metro Area)$27,360$19K - $45K6500.02%
CAModesto$26,170$20K - $32KN/AN/A
CAOakland - Fremont - Hayward (Metro Area)$31,870$18K - $51K2200.02%
CAOxnard - Thousand Oaks - Ventura$25,640$18K - $39K800.03%
CARiverside - San Bernardino - Ontario$29,840$21K - $55K2100.02%
CASacramento - Arden - Arcade - Roseville$26,840$21K - $38K1800.02%
CASalinas$23,460$20K - $46K600.04%
CASan Diego - Carlsbad - San Marcos$23,380$18K - $37K4100.03%
CASan Francisco - San Mateo - Redwood City (Metro Area)$29,590$22K - $51K2300.02%
CASan Jose - Sunnyvale - Santa Clara$33,640$22K - $38K2700.03%
CASanta Ana - Anaheim - Irvine (Metro Area)$22,350$18K - $37K3200.02%
CASanta Barbara - Santa Maria - Goleta$29,070$22K - $54K400.02%
CASanta Rosa - Petaluma$29,680$20K - $39K700.04%
CAStockton$30,940$20K - $39K600.03%
CAVallejo - Fairfield$25,620$21K - $33K400.03%
COBoulder$29,790$19K - $37K500.03%
COColorado Springs$27,660$21K - $39K800.03%
CODenver - Aurora - Broomfield$27,560$19K - $37K4100.03%
COFort Collins - Loveland$25,570$18K - $36K700.05%
COGreeley$19,540$17K - $36K500.06%
COPueblo$22,270$17K - $35K300.06%
CTBridgeport - Stamford - Norwalk$24,180$19K - $43K2100.05%
CTHartford - West Hartford - East Hartford$24,090$18K - $41K2900.05%
CTNew Haven$33,980$21K - $45K700.03%
CTNorwich - New London$23,470$18K - $50K400.03%
DCWashington - Arlington - Alexandria (Metro Area)$25,640$18K - $38K6000.03%
DEWilmington (Metro Area)$29,620$19K - $37K1300.04%
FLCape Coral - Fort Myers$26,130$21K - $32K500.02%
FLCrestview - Fort Walton Beach - Destin$19,490$17K - $24K300.05%
FLDeltona - Daytona Beach - Ormond Beach$26,250$19K - $34KN/AN/A
FLFort Lauderdale - Pompano Beach - Deerfield Beach (Metro Area)$28,510$22K - $37K2200.03%
FLGainesville$26,430$21K - $30KN/AN/A
FLJacksonville$23,740$19K - $31K1300.02%
FLLakeland - Winter Haven$23,120$20K - $42K500.03%
FLMiami - Miami Beach - Kendall (Metro Area)$24,690$17K - $37K6000.06%
FLNaples - Marco Island$27,490$19K - $37K500.04%
FLNorth Port - Bradenton - Sarasota$27,040$20K - $35K900.04%
FLOrlando - Kissimmee - Sanford$22,230$18K - $30K4600.05%
FLPalm Bay - Melbourne - Titusville$23,620$20K - $30K600.03%
FLPensacola - Ferry Pass - Brent$22,840$17K - $34K700.05%
FLPort St. Lucie$23,860$17K - $31K800.07%
FLTallahassee$25,480$17K - $30K400.03%
FLTampa - St. Petersburg - Clearwater$25,620$20K - $30K3400.03%
FLWest Palm Beach - Boca Raton - Boynton Beach (Metro Area)$28,000$19K - $41K1700.03%
GAAtlanta - Sandy Springs - Marietta$26,370$19K - $34K5800.03%
GAAugusta - Richmond County$25,380$18K - $36K500.02%
HIHonoluluN/AN/A - N/A1200.03%
IACedar Rapids$23,930$17K - $31K700.05%
IADavenport - Moline - Rock Island$20,850$18K - $32K1000.05%
IADes Moines - West Des Moines$25,030$18K - $33K1800.06%
IAIowa City$23,110$17K - $29K300.04%
IDBoise City - Nampa$26,350$18K - $34K700.03%
IDIdaho Falls$23,790$17K - $31K500.10%
ILBloomington - Normal$23,520$19K - $30K300.04%
ILChicago - Joliet - Naperville (Metro Area)$27,170$19K - $36K1,3300.04%
ILLake County - Kenosha County (Metro Area)$26,120$19K - $40K2700.07%
ILPeoria$22,710$18K - $34K1100.06%
ILRockford$22,040$18K - $30K700.05%
INBloomington$21,840$17K - $29K500.06%
INElkhart - Goshen$21,480$17K - $24K300.03%
INEvansville$21,290$16K - $35K1400.08%
INFort Wayne$19,060$16K - $31K1200.06%
INGary (Metro Area)$23,340$17K - $30K1500.06%
INIndianapolis - Carmel$23,990$18K - $30K4000.04%
INKokomo$18,780$16K - $23K600.16%
INLafayette$19,440$16K - $29KN/AN/A
INSouth Bend - Mishawaka$22,900$17K - $32K400.03%
INTerre Haute$20,070$16K - $28K600.08%
KSLawrence$19,740$17K - $29K400.09%
KSManhattan$22,500$17K - $30K300.06%
KSTopeka$23,480$20K - $35K400.03%
KSWichita$20,290$16K - $30K1200.04%
KYLexington - Fayette$25,830$17K - $36K700.03%
KYLouisville - Jefferson County$24,420$17K - $36K2400.04%
LABaton Rouge$23,610$18K - $35K1500.04%
LAHouma - Bayou Cane - Thibodaux$18,600$16K - $30K500.05%
LALafayette$24,960$20K - $42KN/AN/A
LALake Charles$20,210$16K - $30K400.04%
LANew Orleans - Metairie - Kenner$25,460$20K - $35K1600.03%
LAShreveport - Bossier City$22,580$17K - $29K800.05%
MABoston - Cambridge - Quincy (Metro Area)$23,630$18K - $42K6500.04%
MAFramingham (Metro Area)$28,870$22K - $43K400.03%
MAHaverhill - North Andover - Amesbury (Metro Area)$32,590$26K - $41K300.04%
MALowell - Billerica - Chelmsford (Metro Area)$33,720$25K - $44K600.05%
MAPeabody (Metro Area)$30,650$26K - $38K500.05%
MASpringfield$28,620$19K - $38K700.03%
MAWorcester$28,620$21K - $44K1500.06%
MDBaltimore - Towson$32,590$19K - $44K4900.04%
MDBethesda - Rockville - Frederick (Metro Area)$29,700$23K - $42K1800.03%
MDHagerstown - Martinsburg$26,520$20K - $37K500.05%
MEPortland - South Portland - Biddeford$28,210$22K - $36K500.03%
MIDetroit - Livonia - Dearborn (Metro Area)$21,650$17K - $28K1600.02%
MIFlint$26,010$20K - $36K700.06%
MIGrand Rapids - Wyoming$24,140$19K - $34K1400.04%
MIKalamazoo - Portage$25,210$18K - $34KN/AN/A
MILansing - East Lansing$21,480$17K - $28K600.03%
MINiles - Benton Harbor$20,280$17K - $31K400.07%
MISaginaw - Saginaw Township North$18,960$17K - $25K500.06%
MIWarren - Troy - Farmington Hills (Metro Area)$22,410$18K - $33K2800.03%
MNDuluth$18,710$16K - $31K1100.09%
MNMinneapolis - St. Paul - Bloomington$27,670$18K - $38K4000.02%
MNRochester$22,160$17K - $30K500.05%
MNSt. Cloud$23,540$17K - $30K300.03%
MOColumbia$22,410$17K - $34K500.06%
MOJefferson City$19,520$16K - $38K700.09%
MOJoplin$23,330$17K - $30K300.04%
MOKansas City$26,760$20K - $37K4800.05%
MOSpringfield$21,240$17K - $24KN/AN/A
MOSt. Louis$23,940$18K - $38K4200.03%
MSGulfport - Biloxi$23,420$18K - $31K400.04%
MSJackson$24,140$19K - $34K700.03%
MSPascagoula$21,590$19K - $24K400.07%
MTBillings$24,980$18K - $33K400.04%
MTMissoula$23,380$17K - $30K400.08%
NCAsheville$22,390$17K - $34K1000.06%
NCCharlotte - Gastonia - Rock Hill$24,060$20K - $30K2000.02%
NCDurham - Chapel Hill$30,200$23K - $44K500.02%
NCFayetteville$24,570$18K - $30K400.03%
NCGoldsboro$17,460$16K - $19K400.10%
NCGreensboro - High Point$23,230$17K - $34K1400.04%
NCGreenville$26,310$18K - $30K400.05%
NCHickory - Lenoir - Morganton$19,860$16K - $36K500.04%
NCJacksonville$18,170$16K - $24K400.09%
NCRaleigh - Cary$24,340$17K - $31K1500.03%
NCWilmington$21,560$16K - $40K500.04%
NCWinston - Salem$19,650$16K - $29K500.03%
NDBismarck$18,890$16K - $30K1300.20%
NDFargo$19,780$16K - $31K300.03%
NDGrand Forks$21,820$16K - $31K400.09%
NELincoln$21,880$17K - $35K700.04%
NEOmaha - Council Bluffs$24,940$20K - $37K1400.03%
NHManchester$24,010$20K - $34K400.04%
NHNashua (Metro Area)$30,530$22K - $38K400.03%
NJAtlantic City - Hammonton$26,280$17K - $41K500.04%
NJCamden (Metro Area)$28,090$21K - $35K2100.04%
NJEdison - New Brunswick (Metro Area)$29,120$24K - $47K3200.03%
NJNewark - Union (Metro Area)$32,040$21K - $39K2900.03%
NJTrenton - Ewing$31,870$25K - $42K300.01%
NMAlbuquerque$22,580$18K - $29K800.02%
NVLas Vegas - Paradise$27,720$18K - $40K1600.02%
NVReno - Sparks$28,470$21K - $36K600.03%
NYAlbany - Schenectady - Troy$25,090$20K - $44K1900.04%
NYBuffalo - Niagara Falls$22,370$17K - $37KN/AN/A
NYGlens Falls$21,980$17K - $30K300.06%
NYNassau - Suffolk (Metro Area)$30,620$21K - $44K3800.03%
NYNew York - White Plains - Wayne (Metro Area)$33,880$18K - $49K1,5400.03%
NYPoughkeepsie - Newburgh - Middletown$28,110$18K - $37K1100.05%
NYRochester$25,560$18K - $33K2400.05%
NYSyracuse$27,890$19K - $40K1100.04%
OHAkron$19,790$17K - $32K1400.04%
OHCanton - Massillon$20,280$17K - $29K600.04%
OHCincinnati - Middletown$23,470$17K - $38K2600.03%
OHCleveland - Elyria - Mentor$25,550$18K - $36K2600.03%
OHColumbus$26,020$20K - $33K2000.02%
OHDayton$18,860$17K - $30K1300.03%
OHSpringfield$22,440$19K - $30K300.06%
OHToledo$20,510$17K - $33K800.03%
OHYoungstown - Warren - Boardman$23,500$18K - $30K1000.04%
OKOklahoma City$24,050$20K - $45K2600.04%
OKTulsa$22,460$17K - $30K1000.02%
ORBend$26,640$22K - $30K400.06%
OREugene - Springfield$21,870$19K - $29K600.05%
ORPortland - Vancouver - Hillsboro$24,450$19K - $35K4000.04%
ORSalem$22,110$19K - $30K400.03%
PAAllentown - Bethlehem - Easton$22,480$17K - $33K1200.03%
PAAltoona$22,460$19K - $33K300.06%
PAErie$19,140$16K - $24KN/AN/A
PAHarrisburg - Carlisle$25,430$20K - $33K1200.04%
PALancaster$24,340$19K - $31K1200.05%
PALebanon$24,030$20K - $37KN/AN/A
PAPhiladelphia (Metro Area)$23,320$20K - $34K9500.05%
PAPittsburgh$26,760$19K - $38K4200.04%
PAReading$23,270$18K - $37K500.03%
PAScranton - Wilkes - Barre$26,950$22K - $31K800.03%
PAState College$20,450$17K - $33KN/AN/A
PAYork - Hanover$27,160$17K - $42K800.05%
PRMayaguez$17,620$16K - $19KN/AN/A
PRSan Juan - Caguas - Guaynabo$18,100$16K - $25K1000.01%
RIProvidence - Fall River - Warwick$23,500$18K - $41K2200.04%
SCCharleston - North Charleston - Summerville$19,370$16K - $25K1000.03%
SCColumbia$21,440$17K - $28K1100.03%
SCGreenville - Mauldin - Easley$21,590$16K - $34K1300.04%
SCMyrtle Beach - North Myrtle Beach - Conway$26,500$20K - $36K500.04%
SDSioux Falls$22,890$17K - $29K1000.07%
TNChattanooga$25,420$20K - $31K600.03%
TNClarksville$21,190$16K - $31K500.06%
TNJohnson City$24,040$21K - $31KN/AN/A
TNKingsport - Bristol - Bristol$19,410$16K - $28K600.05%
TNKnoxville$22,550$18K - $31K1600.05%
TNMemphis$27,110$20K - $37K1800.03%
TNNashville - Davidson - Murfreesboro - Franklin$29,390$18K - $42K1500.02%
TXAustin - Round Rock - San Marcos$26,430$20K - $36K2100.03%
TXBeaumont - Port Arthur$19,290$16K - $25K700.05%
TXBrownsville - Harlingen$19,540$16K - $26K300.03%
TXCollege Station - Bryan$22,210$17K - $33K500.05%
TXCorpus Christi$19,580$16K - $31K500.03%
TXDallas - Plano - Irving (Metro Area)$24,330$18K - $36K6500.03%
TXEl Paso$19,620$16K - $30K700.02%
TXFort Worth - Arlington (Metro Area)$21,170$17K - $29K3100.04%
TXHouston - Sugar Land - Baytown$23,800$17K - $36K6500.02%
TXKilleen - Temple - Fort Hood$19,350$16K - $35K500.04%
TXLongview$20,850$17K - $28K700.07%
TXLubbock$22,560$18K - $32K300.03%
TXMcAllen - Edinburg - Mission$22,790$17K - $30KN/AN/A
TXMidland$21,950$19K - $24K400.05%
TXSan Antonio - New Braunfels$23,820$20K - $36K2700.03%
TXTyler$23,730$19K - $31K800.09%
UTLogan$19,280$16K - $28K300.07%
UTOgden - Clearfield$18,820$16K - $30K1200.06%
UTProvo - Orem$22,940$19K - $47K1100.06%
UTSalt Lake City$23,120$20K - $32K3400.05%
VAHarrisonburg$23,980$18K - $33K300.06%
VALynchburg$26,070$18K - $36K600.06%
VARichmond$24,770$18K - $35K1800.03%
VARoanoke$22,060$16K - $37K400.03%
VAVirginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News$23,830$18K - $34K2100.03%
VTBurlington - South Burlington$30,320$24K - $46K300.03%
WABremerton - Silverdale$29,620$23K - $39K700.08%
WAOlympia$23,910$19K - $43K400.04%
WASeattle - Bellevue - Everett (Metro Area)$29,860$21K - $39K5000.04%
WASpokane$26,100$19K - $36K1000.05%
WATacoma (Metro Area)$30,180$19K - $42K800.03%
WIGreen Bay$21,900$17K - $26K600.04%
WIJanesville$32,970$20K - $41K400.06%
WILa Crosse$24,890$17K - $29K600.08%
WIMadison$21,610$16K - $35K1200.04%
WIMilwaukee - Waukesha - West Allis$23,220$17K - $37K1700.02%
WIOshkosh - Neenah$23,490$18K - $31K400.04%
WIRacine$26,860$19K - $36K500.07%
WISheboygan$22,400$20K - $29K400.07%
WVCharleston$18,940$16K - $24K700.05%
WVHuntington - Ashland$19,480$16K - $26K500.04%
WVParkersburg - Marietta - Vienna$18,660$16K - $25K400.06%