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The average artist worker salary in United States is $29,642 or an equivalent hourly rate of $14. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $590. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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Senior Level Salary
An entry level artist worker (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $24,529. On the other end, a senior level artist worker (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $39,064.

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Job Description
Create original artwork using any of a wide variety of media and techniques.

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