Average Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator Hourly Pay

$20.59
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$2,150
Bonus
$900
Commission
$19,653
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The average hourly pay for a Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator is $20.59.
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$12.45
MEDIAN
$20.59
90%
$50.14
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $50
Bonus
$199 - $39,149
Profit Sharing
$0 - $19,653
Commission
$0 - $900
Total Pay
$23,123 - $104,528
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What Do Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrators Do?

Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator Tasks
  • Design creative visual elements using a variety of mediums in collaboration with the client/customer.
  • Ability to use computer-related equipment and software such as Visio, Illustrator, PhotoShop, CAD/CAM, etc. commonly used in the industry.
  • Work closely with other departments in production.
  • Produce visual elements with a range of creative objectives from creating completely unique concepts to creating close technical copies of existing objects for a variety of projects.

Job Satisfaction for Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator

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What Are Popular Skills for Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrators?

Skills in Illustration, Project Management and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Photoshop and Design.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrators?

An entry-level Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.87 based on 11 salaries. An early career Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.41 based on 117 salaries. A mid-career Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.32 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.96 based on 84 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 138.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (21.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (15.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (27.1% less), Chicago, Illinois (20.9% less) and Orlando, Florida (6.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 375 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.9%
Early Career
31.2%
Mid Career
17.3%
Experienced
22.4%
Late Career
26.1%