A floral designer specializes in the art of using plant materials and flowers to create a pleasing and balanced composition.
No formal education is required. Some employers may prefer a certificate or Associate's degree.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In April 2020, the median yearly salary for a floral designer was $51,467, according to Salary.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Floral Designer Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- American Floral Endowment
- American Institute of Floral Designers
- American Society for Horticultural Science
- Independent Floral Designers Association
- International Floral Design Association
- Society of American Florists
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Learn how to become a floral designer in this video from award winning florist, floral designer, consultant, mentor and educator - Paige Wills.