Salary for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Also known as:  Display Artist, Display Decorator, Display Designer, Display Specialist, Mannequin Decorator, Merchandise Displayer, Show Floor Decorator, Visual Merchandiser, Visual Merchandising Specialist, Window Decorator helps marketing and sales professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Merchandise displayers and window trimmers create product displays in windows and in public viewing areas such as trade shows or store interiors. These professionasl may work from pre-planned sketches, or design layouts from scratch. Their work includes obtaining materials for and constructing store displays that are aesthetically enticing and display promotions or sales prominently in retail settings. A high school diploma or the equivalent is required for these positions.

A Merchandise Displayer or Window Trimmer will normally receive a salary between 16000 to 24000 based on education and experience. Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers will normally get a salary of Twenty Eight Thousand Five Hundred dollars per annum.

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers receive the best pay in Rhode Island, where they can earn a compensation of near $38180. People who work inside these careers are paid most highly in Management of Companies and Enterprises, where they receive compensation, on average, of $41740.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 9.45 percent nationwide in that time.
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers tend to make the most in the following industries
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $41,740
Management of Companies and Enterprises $40,010
Construction $37,420
Information $34,860
Wholesale Trade $29,250
Manufacturing $29,210
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $26,220
Transportation and Warehousing $27,130
Retail Trade $27,790
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $28,210
Manufacturing $29,210
Wholesale Trade $29,250