How much does an Artist make in the United States? The average Artist salary in the United States is $56,452 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $47,943 and $65,601. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Artist provides artistic support for company advertising and/or organization promotional efforts. Develops, sketches, and/or prints creative ideas for a variety of mediums. Being an Artist typically requires an associate degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Artist works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be an Artist typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Artist in the United States. The base salary for Artist ranges from $47,943 to $65,601 with the average base salary of $56,452. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $48,590 to $68,369 with the average total cash compensation of $57,784.