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Commercial Decorator Salary
in San Diego, California

$30,710 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Commercial Decorator is $30,710 a year and $15 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Commercial Decorator is between $24,959 and $36,085. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Decorates areas and installs displays in trade and industrial shows, expositions, festivals, and other special events, using blueprints or drawings.
  • Cuts out designs on cardboard, hard board, and plywood, according to motif of event.
  • Constructs portable installations according to specifications, using woodworking power tools.
  • Installs booths, exhibits, displays, carpets, and drapes, as guided by floor plan of building.
  • Arranges installations, furniture, and other accessories in position shown in prepared sketch.
  • Installs decorations, such as flags, banners, festive lights, and bunting, on or in building, street, exhibit halls, and booths, to achieve special effects decorator, street and building.
  • Assembles and installs prefabricated parts to reconstruct traveling exhibits from sketch submitted by client, using hand tools.
Commercial Decorator Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Job family population: 120,870

Estimated population of Commercial Decorator jobs: 45,133

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

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