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

$21.99
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$2,250
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The average hourly pay for a Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with Illustration skills is $21.99.
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$11.00
10%
$21.99
50%
$55.00
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90%
MEDIAN $21.99
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $55
Bonus
$403 - $4,966
Total Pay
$20,476 - $104,705

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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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Career Paths

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Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator
Personal Assistant
Illustrator
Graphic Artist / Designer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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

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

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 $20.53 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.57 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Fine Artist, Including Painter, Sculptor, or Illustrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.96 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 104 survey responses.
Early Career
34.6%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
24.0%
Late Career
21.2%