The average pay for a Floral Designer is C$14.58 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$11.57 - C$19.41
C$12
C$15
C$19
MEDIAN: C$14.66
10%
50%
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Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$11.57 - C$19.41
Hourly Tips C$0.70
Overtime C$17.82 - C$32.08
Annual Data C$0C$40K
Bonus C$425
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$24,106 - C$40,435
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 192

Job Description for Floral Designer

A floral designer works with fresh flowers and other plants to create a variety of displays and arrangements. This person may work at a large floral company or a smaller store. The designer may be tasked with creating a unique design for special occasions such as weddings, anniversaries, and funerals. The floral designer needs to listen carefully to clients and make note of the occasion, the budget, the venue, and special requests. The designer then creates a display that meets the needs of the customer as it relates to the occasion.

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Floral Designer Tasks

  • Plan arrangement according to customer specifications.
  • Decorate or supervise the decoration for parties, wedding, or other occasions.
  • Use trim, tape, pins, wire, and more to create the arrangement.
  • Determine arrangement type, details, and date and time of delivery.

Floral Designer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Floral Designer

Pay by Experience for a Floral Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Floral Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$26,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Floral Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$29,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Floral Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$31,000 based on 31 salaries. A Floral Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 35 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$30,618

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Floral Designer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Floral Designer?

Floral Designer in London:
"Satisfying and managing floral department."
Pros: Being in control of design and managing floral department and enjoying the fresh flowers.
Cons: None.

Floral Designer in Calgary:
"Florist"
Pros: It is a very artistic outlet with lots of interaction with the general public. The flexibility of hours.
Cons: The hectic pace at the floral holiday times. The lack of acknowledgement of experience.

Floral Designer in New Westminster:
"Can't believe I get paid to do this"
Pros: I love being creative and making something that makes someone else happy.
Cons: The commute and working alone a lot.

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Key Stats for Floral Designer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Floral Designer Salaries

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
C$31,000

▼6%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Floral Designer Salaries

National Average
C$31,000

▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 82%