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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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Sr. Interactive Marketing Specialist – Marketing Professional I Currently we have a career opportunity for an Interactive Marketing Specialist at our Hatboro, PA office. Working collaboratively within Affinity Insurance Services marketing team and marketing management, this position will assist in executing e-commerce strategy for all business division products, customer segments and websites. T...
Position Summary, Responsibilities and Expectations: In depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (ln Design, Illustrator, and Photoshop) is required. Familiarity with digital file formats and a comprehensive knowledge of graphic design principles and production methods are also needed. Additionally, candidates must understand and be comfortable with conventional, and digital print processes. De...
Vice President of Creative Services Lakeshore Learning Materials is one of the premier manufacturers of educational materials for elementary programs, early childhood organizations and parents around the country. A multichannel organization with a strong sales division, thriving web business, catalogs and 60 store locations nationwide, Lakeshore has experienced continuous growth since its incepti...
Position: UI Designer - Senior Location: Southern Suburbs Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: Ongoing Starts: Dec. 1st Rate: Up to $40/hour Job Description: Our corporate client is looking for a Sr. UI Designer to their team for ongoing freelance. This is a great opportunity to create eCommerce design with a modern aesthetic! In this role you will provide creative direction along with th...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Industrial Designer Waukegan, IL Full-Time $40,000 - $80,000 Apply Apply Industrial Designer Waukegan, IL Full-Time $40,000 - $80,000 Apply Job Details If you are an Industrial Designer with experience, please read on! We are in the market for a fantastic Industrial Designer to join our great c...
Description In this position, you will be working on product images for promotional website. Using an extensive knowledge of pre-press and website requirements, you will need to be able to effectively manage your time to complete everyday tasks. This will require a working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop along with the other Creative Cloud applications to adjust images and work with contractors to c...
Position: Social Media Coordinator Location: Houston Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: Weeks Starts: Within a Day Rate: up to $18 per hour D.O.E Job Description: Our client, a local Public Relations firm, has an immediate need for a Social Media Coordinator. This assignment will be approximately 20+ hours per week onsite for the next few weeks. The firm needs a Social Media Coordinato...
Multimedia Specialist Carson-Newman University seeks a Multimedia Specialist forits Office of University Relations.Reporting to the Executive Director of University Relations, the Multimedia Specialist helps to tell the university’s stories through videoproduction and writing while working with an energetic cross-disciplinary, collaborative marketing communications team. The multimedia specialis...
Talascend is currently seeking Mechanical Systems Designer / HVAC Designer for a contract opportunity located in Richland, Washington. OVERVIEW: You will be working as part of the Mechanical Systems team designing the fluid and gas systems in the WTP process facilities. You will be responsible for assisting with discipline work process execution in a technically adequate manner and in accordance...
Why you’ll love working at David’s Bridal! At David’s Bridal, we’re in the business of making dreams come true. From her first prom to her wedding, and every special occasion in between, we want to be the place she comes to feel celebrated and stylish.When it comes to style, we’re adding new product lines from top designers, with more sizes and selection than anyone else can offer.In fact, we are...
Why you’ll love working at David’s Bridal! At David’s Bridal, we’re in the business of making dreams come true. From her first prom to her wedding, and every special occasion in between, we want to be the place she comes to feel celebrated and stylish.When it comes to style, we’re adding new product lines from top designers, with more sizes and selection than anyone else can offer.In fact, we are...
Why you’ll love working at David’s Bridal! At David’s Bridal, we’re in the business of making dreams come true. From her first prom to her wedding, and every special occasion in between, we want to be the place she comes to feel celebrated and stylish.When it comes to style, we’re adding new product lines from top designers, with more sizes and selection than anyone else can offer.In fact, we are...
Why you’ll love working at David’s Bridal! At David’s Bridal, we’re in the business of making dreams come true. From her first prom to her wedding, and every special occasion in between, we want to be the place she comes to feel celebrated and stylish.When it comes to style, we’re adding new product lines from top designers, with more sizes and selection than anyone else can offer.In fact, we are...
The graphic designer is responsible for the creation of highly creative and effective print and digital/electronic marketing and communication solutions for the internal and external constituents of the University. The scope of work may include original design conception, implementation and execution of design concepts for the University's magazine, advertising campaigns and marketing collateral p...
Senior Visual Designer Move is seeking an Senior Visual Designer to join the UX team. This team is responsible for our flagship site, realtor.com, as well as a variety of forward thinking B2B and B2C sites including moving.com, ListHub, and TigerLead. This Senior Visual Designer role will drive the visual experiences, esthetics, and brand cohesion for a variety of projects and initiatives includi...
General Overview: The Visual Graphic Designer will provide on-brand design concepts, extensions and design refinements for all in-store graphics and private label food products; as well as core and seasonal house-ware products. He/She will be responsible for assisting the Art Director in creating compelling graphics for use in seasonal shops, as well as tracking projects making sure timelines are...
Mom365 Newborn Photographer Job Description Mom365 photographer interacts with moms, families, and our hospital partners to provide a delightful experience of capturing the newborn’s first moments. If you are self-motivated, like flexible hours and working independently, Mom365 is looking for you! Earn commission on selling products and services to Moms and Families. Great customer service and s...
Primary purpose of the role: The Graphic Designer will be responsible for the production of approved designs, conceptualization of new designs of various creative projects when needed, on schedule and within budget. The Graphic Designer will be responsible for the design, development and production of a variety of marketing communication materials, including print-FSI’s and newspaper, direct mail...
GoAhead Solutions has an immediate need for a Social Advertising Specialist (Facebook) in Sunnyvale, CA. This would be a Six month contract to start out with extension. Job Description: We are seeking an effective Facebook paid ad specialist to join our team. This person will be responsible for the management and optimization of our campaigns on Facebook. The person we seek will expand our Faceb...
Position: Designer - Digital Location: Western Suburbs Status: Full Time Estimated Duration: Full Time Starts: Interviewing Now Rate: Up to $50,000 Salary Job Description: Our digital agency client is looking to add a Digital Designer to their growing team! The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years experience designing ebooks, emails, and other digital assets, preferably in an agency setting...

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