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27-1023 Floral Designers



Design, cut, and arrange live, dried, or artificial flowers and foliage.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Southwest Minnesota 8013$14.35/hr$11.54/hr$12.04/hr$14.47/hr$15.37/hr$19.11/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities670$14.65/hr
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 10$14.87/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 20$14.78/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 30$15.35/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 30$14.43/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 30$12.53/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 40$15.18/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 50$14.42/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 60$14.43/hr-22.0%
Southwest Balance of State 60$12.13/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 60$15.37/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 70$15.21/hr-20.0%
Central Minnesota 80$14.43/hr-17.7%
Southwest Minnesota 80$14.47/hr-19.3%
Northwest Balance of State 90$14.43/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 100$14.49/hr-12.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 290$15.07/hrN/A
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 330$15.07/hrN/A
Minnesota 670$14.67/hr-15.8%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -
Fashion Designers N/A$19.08/hrN/A
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 2,090$18.36/hr-1.0%
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists 6,800$15.79/hr17.0%


  • Order and purchase flowers and supplies from wholesalers and growers.
  • Water plants, and cut, condition, and clean flowers and foliage for storage.
  • Trim material and arrange bouquets, wreaths, terrariums, and other items using trimmers, shapers, wire, pins, floral tape, foam, and other materials.
  • Perform general cleaning duties in the store to ensure the shop is clean and tidy.
  • Perform office and retail service duties such as keeping financial records, serving customers, answering telephones, selling giftware items and receiving payment.
  • Unpack stock as it comes into the shop.
  • Unpack stock as it comes into the shop.
  • Inform customers about the care, maintenance, and handling of various flowers and foliage, indoor plants, and other items.
  • Confer with clients regarding price and type of arrangement desired and the date, time, and place of delivery.
  • Wrap and price completed arrangements.