Floral Designers

risk level
Based on 36 votes
-21.0 %
by year 2032
or $15.94 per hour
as of 2022

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Automation risk

50% (Moderate Risk)

Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated is available here.

Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Originality

  • Social Perceptiveness

  • Finger Dexterity

  • Manual Dexterity

User poll

30% chance of full automation within the next two decades

Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a higher chance of automation: 50% chance of automation.

What do you think the risk of automation is?

What is the likelihood that Floral Designers will be replaced by robots or artificial intelligence within the next 20 years?


Very slow growth relative to other professions.

The number of 'Floral Designers' job openings is expected to decline 21.0% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.


Very low paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Floral Designers' was $33,160, or $15 per hour

'Floral Designers' were paid 28.4% lower than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics


Moderate range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 42,840 people employed as 'Floral Designers' within the United States.

This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 3 thousand people are employed as 'Floral Designers'.

Job description

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

SOC Code: 27-1023.00


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Sarah (Low) says
Because weddings and events are special occasions and people do not want a robot delivering and designing their wedding flowers. They want a caring creative human being to walk them through the process of deciding on flowers and the experience!
Nov 15, 2023 at 10:19 PM

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