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Occupational Employment Statistics


27-1023 Floral Designers

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

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southwest Minnesota 8014$15.66/hr$11.74/hr$13.90/hr$14.61/hr$17.89/hr$19.48/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities670$15.06/hr
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 20$14.82/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 20$16.86/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 20$14.66/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 20$13.97/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 30$14.56/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 30$15.58/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 40$16.23/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 40$14.39/hr-22.0%
Southwest Balance of State 60$14.32/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 60$14.66/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 60$15.02/hr-20.0%
Southwest Minnesota 80$14.61/hr-19.3%
Central Minnesota 80$14.75/hr-17.7%
Northwest Balance of State 90$14.59/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 100$14.59/hr-12.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 310$17.42/hrN/A
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 360$17.42/hrN/A
Minnesota 680$15.06/hr-15.8%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change -
Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance N/AN/AN/A
Fashion Designers 460$18.81/hrN/A
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 2,300$18.33/hr-1.0%

  • 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.