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Creative/Design Industry Overview


The US graphic design services industry includes about 16,000 companies with combined annual revenue of about $7 billion, according to Hoovers. The industry is highly fragmented: The 50 largest companies account for less than 15 percent of revenue. No single firm dominates the market for creative/design jobs, with the 50 largest companies accounting for less than 15 percent of revenue.

The closely allied sector of Web consulting services offers creative jobs for professionals who provide design, development and support services for corporate and ecommerce Web sites. Work may encompass graphic design and programming, site maintenance and monitoring. Typical projects for professionals in Web design jobs can include marketing Web sites, corporate intranets and online retail.

Creative/Design Job Market


Graphics designers held nearly 280,000 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), making the field one of the most common jobs in creative/design. Graphic design job opportunities were expected to grow 13 percent between 2010 and 2020, about as fast as the average for all occupations, the BLS reports. More than 37,000 graphic design jobs are projected to be created over the decade.

Many design professionals work for creative agencies; thousands more work in the marketing and communications departments of midsize and large companies.

The range of creative/design work opportunities is broad and growing as the digital media landscape continues to evolve. The best employment opportunities go to experienced creative professionals who have both an eye for the visual and command of the opportunities that new media will create.

Common creative/design careers include graphic designer, graphic artist, Web designer, interactive designer, packaging designer, creative director and art director.

Creative/Design Salaries


Median annual wages for graphic designers were $44,010 in May 2011, according to the BLS. The middle 50 percent earned between $33,410 and $59,410, while the top 10 percent made more than $77,000. Multimedia artists earned median salaries of $60,830, with the top 10 percent taking in $109,370.
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Build Your Future in the Shooting Sports the power of passion ATK Sporting Group is a company that proudly serves the law enforcement, military/government, international and sport shooting markets. As a manufacturer of ammunition, optics, reloading equipment and shooting accessories—as well as a leading producer of tactical gear—ATK Sporting Group meets the needs of its customers by offering tec...
TECHNICAL ARTIST Company GREE International, Inc. Location San Francisco, CA Position Type Full Time Experience Unspecified Education Unspecified Technical Artist positions, all levels. Create, design & specify tech req's of art assets for mobile games. Resume to: Midori Takeda, GREE, 185 Berry St. Ste 590, San Francisco, CA 94107...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Design Engineering Technician - MEP - Commercial Buildings La Crosse, WI; Madison, WI Full-Time $30,000 - $40,000 Apply Apply Design Engineering Technician - MEP - Commercial Buildings La Crosse, WI; Madison, WI Full-Time $30,000 - $40,000 Apply Job Details We have an outstanding career opportun...
Paladin has a great Temp to Hire position for a Package Designer with experience in tradeshow graphics design and gift box or retail packaging design. This is a role you will be working with many licensing products. Location: Schaumburg, IL (Must have reliable transportation) Temp to Hire Software: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Excel for tracking projects and experience with basic PowerPoin...
Paladin has a great Temp to Hire position for a Graphic Designer with experience in tradeshow graphics design and gift box or retail packaging design. This is a role you will be working with many licensing products. Location: Schaumburg, IL (Must have reliable transportation) Temp to Hire Software: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Excel for tracking projects and experience with basic PowerPoin...
Loop is looking for an email designer to join our team in Clearwater, FL. We create email marketing templates for a user gallery which can be requested and edited using our on-demand template editor. Expect to work exclusively with designers and a creative campaign team to create, test, and publish email marketing templates. We work in a fun-loving environment surrounded by upbeat, self-motivated...
Graphic Printing/Production Looking for a reliable, self motivated person for the production of vinyl graphics, banners, signage, etc. using vinyl cutting plotters and large format inkjet printing in a fast paced environment. The position would involve the following: Setting up files to print, color correcting, overseeing all large format vinyl printers and laminating vinyl prints. Work closely ...
Company: Yoh Senior Artist needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in Redmond, WA. Top Skills You Should Possess: - 2D & 3D Art - Animation - Unity/Unreal What You'll Be Doing: - Support both the Art Director's and the project's goals and Art vision; Advise, direct, and facilitate internal and external teams in development of games and other interactive entertainment exp...
Description Overview: Create designs for exclusive products and develop trend strategies that support merchant objectives and the Macys brand. Responsible for the design, development, selection and approval of materials, trims, silhouettes, colors and patterns for area of responsibility. This position reports to the Senior Designer, Design Director, or VP. Essential Functions: Key Accountabili...
Position: UI Designer Location: Minneapolis Status: Freelance/ possible Full Time Estimated Duration: Possible Full Time Starts: Within a Couple Weeks Rate: Up to $60,000/year Job Description: Our digital sports agency is looking for a UI Designer to add to their growing team. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years experience designing engaging responsive websites. You must have the abilit...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Industrial Designer Sarasota, FL Full-Time $65,000 - $80,000 Apply Apply Industrial Designer Sarasota, FL Full-Time $65,000 - $80,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Industrial Designer with ambition and experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us Based in beautiful southwest FL we ...
Vomela Specialty Company (OEM division) is seeking a Full Time Graphic Designer for our Elkhart, Indiana location. Education and/or experience equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or related field is required. Experience in the RV industry and/or CAD/AutoCAD experience are major considerations. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as career development o...
Coordinator 2 - Operations #14083 Job Summary This position would, provide help and assistance to the Director of Technical Production in operating The Grand Theatre, as well as SLCC’s Arts & Cultural Events (ACE). Essential Responsibilities and Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Manage people in a fair, competent, and, efficient way. Provide input on hiring and overseeing...
Thanks for your interest in Conversant. You’re not just applying to some basic technology company. Rather you have the potential to be joining to a media and marketing powerhouse that’s changing the face of an industry. Our recent integration and rebranding have charted us as a new company with a 15-year heritage. We’ve invested over $1 billion and united five industry leaders - Commission Junctio...
Black Creek Integrated Systems is a leading national supplier of integrated electronic security systems for the correctional industry. As a result of our experience and reputation in the corrections industry, Black Creek's technology has become a standard nationwide for many architectural and engineering firms specializing in criminal justice work. We are seeking a qualified person to assume the ...
For all other states, use job key 40491805. Overall Purpose: Applies human performance factors principles and methodologies to conduct research studies to determine best approach for system and applications designs for human-machine systems and products. Key Roles and Responsibilities: At a senior analyst level, performs a particular aspect of user experience development for a project. Responsible...
Overall Purpose: Create graphic designs for web, mobile, tablet and interactive products. This is a junior level individual contributor job that requires moderate supervision and work direction. Key Roles and Responsibilities: Typical activities include: managing a single brief or portions of larger briefs and allocating the relevant amount of time according to the value of the job; meeting client...
Paladin is a staffing agency located in Chicago. We’re working with an award-winning full-service ad agency located in Milwaukee, WI that has an immediate opening for an Art Director to join their team. This agency is an industry-leading, envelope-pushing, fun-loving engagement market agency. They tap into passions including music, sports, entertainment and lifestyle to connect brands to people’s ...
Position: Sr. Healthcare Copywriter Location: Western Suburbs Status: Freelance to Full Time Estimated Duration: Full Time Starts: Within a Couple Weeks Rate: up to $40/hour up to $75,000/year Job Description: Our digital marketing agency is looking for a Sr. Healthcare Copywriter with specific experience writing for executive and C-suite level audience. The ideal candidates will have ex...
Project Architect Requirements: BA in Architecture Must have Professional Registration (R.A.) NCARB certification preferred Minimum of 10 years overall experience with at least 5 years in project management Experience in managing commercial, industrial, municipal, county, state and Federal IDIQ design projects Proven successful record of managing of projects in a comparable type of A/E firm...

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