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Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

27-1012 Craft Artists



Create or reproduce hand-made objects for sale and exhibition using a variety of techniques, such as welding, weaving, pottery, and needlecraft.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 408$29.86/hr$15.44/hr$18.62/hr$19.51/hr$47.92/hr$47.92/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Manufacturing10$18.62/hr
Trade, Transportation and UtilitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and Hospitality50$19.26/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Central Minnesota 10$19.11/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 40$19.51/hr7.5%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 40$19.50/hrN/A
Minnesota 90$19.48/hr6.7%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 90$36.44/hr8.0%
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners 60$17.77/hr-10.3%
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers 360$19.68/hrN/A


  • Create functional or decorative objects by hand, using a variety of methods and materials.
  • Apply finishes to objects being crafted.
  • Cut, shape, fit, join, mold, or otherwise process materials, using hand tools, power tools, or machinery.
  • Select materials for use based on strength, color, texture, balance, weight, size, malleability and other characteristics.
  • Confer with customers to assess customer needs or obtain feedback.
  • Create functional or decorative objects by hand, using a variety of methods and materials.
  • Cut, shape, fit, join, mold, or otherwise process materials, using hand tools, power tools, or machinery.
  • Apply finishes to objects being crafted.
  • Set specifications for materials, dimensions, and finishes.
  • Set specifications for materials, dimensions, and finishes.