Average Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with Design Skills Hourly Pay

$20.56
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$2,897
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The average hourly pay for a Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with Design skills is $20.56.
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$10.21
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$20.56
50%
$51.74
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90%
MEDIAN $20.56
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $52
Bonus
$2,056 - $4,913
Total Pay
$20,604 - $117,446

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

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.

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Popular Skills for Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator

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

Pay by Experience Level for Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator

An early career Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $21.77 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.50 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.29 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 90 survey responses.
Early Career
38.9%
Mid Career
21.1%
Experienced
20.0%
Late Career
20.0%