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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2021

27-1026 Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Plan and erect commercial displays, such as those in windows and interiors of retail stores and at trade exhibitions.


National estimates for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
Industry profile for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers
Geographic profile for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

National estimates for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
159,790 1.4 % $ 17.08 $ 35,520 0.8 %

Percentile wage estimates for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $ 12.77 $ 14.06 $ 15.41 $ 18.24 $ 22.74
Annual Wage (2) $ 26,560 $ 29,240 $ 32,060 $ 37,930 $ 47,290


Industry profile for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Building Material and Supplies Dealers 44,840 3.60 $ 16.12 $ 33,540
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods (4244 and 4248 only) 41,830 4.51 $ 17.47 $ 36,330
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services 14,030 3.22 $ 15.16 $ 31,520
General Merchandise Stores 9,090 0.29 $ 17.22 $ 35,830
Beverage Manufacturing 8,110 2.89 $ 18.78 $ 39,060

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods (4244 and 4248 only) 41,830 4.51 $ 17.47 $ 36,330
Building Material and Supplies Dealers 44,840 3.60 $ 16.12 $ 33,540
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services 14,030 3.22 $ 15.16 $ 31,520
Beverage Manufacturing 8,110 2.89 $ 18.78 $ 39,060
Other Support Services 5,130 1.83 $ 14.14 $ 29,400

Top paying industries for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses 340 0.07 $ 31.09 $ 64,660
Other Food Manufacturing 30 0.01 $ 27.55 $ 57,300
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing 180 0.25 $ 26.76 $ 55,670
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4,340 0.17 $ 25.80 $ 53,670
Specialized Design Services 100 0.07 $ 25.11 $ 52,230


Geographic profile for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers, see the Create Customized Tables function.



Map of employment of merchandise displayers and window trimmers by state, May 2021


States with the highest employment level in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 22,000 1.33 1.17 $ 18.44 $ 38,360
Florida 11,240 1.31 1.15 $ 15.49 $ 32,210
Texas 9,580 0.78 0.69 $ 16.39 $ 34,100
Pennsylvania 7,630 1.37 1.20 $ 17.23 $ 35,840
New York 7,310 0.84 0.74 $ 19.86 $ 41,300


Map of location quotient of merchandise displayers and window trimmers by state, May 2021


States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Alaska 500 1.70 1.50 $ 17.01 $ 35,380
Hawaii 900 1.64 1.45 $ 16.78 $ 34,900
Arkansas 1,950 1.64 1.44 $ 15.91 $ 33,090
Kentucky 2,970 1.62 1.43 $ 16.57 $ 34,470
Georgia 6,950 1.59 1.40 $ 17.55 $ 36,510


Map of annual mean wages of merchandise displayers and window trimmers by state, May 2021


Top paying states for Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Washington 3,320 1.03 0.91 $ 20.47 $ 42,570
Maine 640 1.08 0.95 $ 20.45 $ 42,530
New York 7,310 0.84 0.74 $ 19.86 $ 41,300
Massachusetts 3,140 0.92 0.82 $ 19.08 $ 39,690
New Jersey 3,900 1.01 0.89 $ 18.84 $ 39,180



Map of employment of merchandise displayers and window trimmers by area, May 2021


Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 7,860 1.37 1.21 $ 18.26 $ 37,970
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 7,750 0.89 0.79 $ 20.49 $ 42,620
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 5,040 1.19 1.05 $ 18.32 $ 38,110
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 4,440 1.71 1.51 $ 18.45 $ 38,380
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 3,230 1.53 1.35 $ 16.03 $ 33,340
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 2,860 0.80 0.70 $ 16.83 $ 35,000
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 2,840 1.07 0.94 $ 17.55 $ 36,510
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 2,610 1.71 1.50 $ 17.66 $ 36,720
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 2,470 1.10 0.97 $ 22.09 $ 45,950
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 2,470 1.01 0.89 $ 16.12 $ 33,530


Map of location quotient of merchandise displayers and window trimmers by area, May 2021


Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Flagstaff, AZ 180 3.09 2.73 $ 14.67 $ 30,510
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO 700 2.86 2.52 $ 16.57 $ 34,460
Columbia, MO 250 2.69 2.37 $ 14.02 $ 29,150
Anchorage, AK 370 2.31 2.04 $ 17.17 $ 35,720
Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL 120 2.25 1.99 $ 16.13 $ 33,540
Dothan, AL 120 2.07 1.83 $ 17.29 $ 35,960
Beckley, WV 80 2.04 1.80 $ 15.55 $ 32,350
Kalamazoo-Portage, MI 260 1.96 1.73 $ 15.01 $ 31,220
Wausau, WI 130 1.96 1.72 $ 16.70 $ 34,740
Staunton-Waynesboro, VA 90 1.95 1.72 $ 17.30 $ 35,980