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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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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Sr. Web/Mobile Interaction Designer San Jose, CA Full-Time $100,000 - $150,000 Apply Apply Sr. Web/Mobile Interaction Designer San Jose, CA Full-Time $100,000 - $150,000 Apply Job Details Sr. Web/Mobile Interaction Designer in San Jose, CA We are a growing HR Technology resource that builds gam...
Position Description: Help bring trials to life! As a Multi-Media Trail Support Specialist you will organize data, visualize key points of a case and develop effective demonstrative exhibits for trial. Qualifications: Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in graphic arts or related discipline; or one to three years graphic design experience; or equiv...
The Graphic Designer will design marketing pieces – both electronic (email and microsites) as well as printed direct mailers. This position also helps launch email campaigns via an email engine. The Designer will use InDesign, Photoshop, and use HTML coding. Illustrator knowledge would be a bonus. The position is fast-paced and the Graphic Designer can expect to work on numerous projects at one t...
CG Power Solutions (CGPSOL) is a highly focused solution provider specializing in utility and industrial electric power systems. We offer our clients the rare combination of personalized service and sophisticated, state of the art power systems. CGPSOL’s scope of supply ranges from engineering only (E) to engineering and procurement (EP) to total engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) su...
ATK is an aerospace, defense, and commercial products company with operations in 21 states, Puerto Rico, and internationally. ATK delivers affordable innovation in developing and manufacturing highly engineered products and solutions to our customers around the world. ATK Defense Group is an industry leader in ammunition, precision and strike weapons, missile-warning solutions, and tactical rocke...
Build Your Future in the Shooting Sports ATK is an aerospace, defense, and commercial products company with operations in 21 states, Puerto Rico, and internationally. ATK delivers affordable innovation in developing and manufacturing highly engineered products and solutions to our customers around the world. ATK Sporting Group is the established market leader in sporting and law enforcement ammu...
We have an immediate need for a K-12 Market Segment Leader COMPANY PROFILE: •Join a team with EXCELLENCE, LOYALTY and INTEGRITY! •Forbes.com named CDI as one of the Most Trustworthy Companies in the United States. (2008) •CDI-M&T Company, LLC is a division of CDI Government Services and a leader in providing our clients with high quality, cost effective engineering, design and logistics ...
Description: UMR is a third party administrator seeking an exceptional Instructional Designer to join our elite team. Primary Responsibilities: Conducts training needs analysis for the business to assist in developing training materials, communications and activities to meet the organizations job/role requirements. Involves conducting ongoing evaluations and assessments to ensure effectiven...
POSITION: Estimator DEPARTMENT: Estimating ABOUT JENSEN: Jensen is one of the leading providers of landscape construction and maintenance services in Northern California. For over forty-five years, Jensen has provided professional landscape services creating seamless transitions from bare ground to lush green environments for architects, owners, general contractors, and developers. Jensen is on...
Company Confidential State College, PA, 16801
*TOP JOB* GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ ARTIST Jostens desires a motivated and skilled Graphic Designer/Artist. Must be proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, and have skills with a variety of computer and art applications including use of a Wacom tablet and illustration/drawing ability. Applicant must be a strong communicator and comfortable with customers. Position is currently seasonal,...
Company Confidential Largo, FL, 33770
Digital Print/Graphics Print Digital Files to Large Format Printers and Digital Presses Creative Suite & Quark Interface with Clients Graphic Design Mid Pinellas County ***** Reference Code:25620...
Graphic Production Artist - Must have proficiency in MacIntosh platforms, Illustrator and Photoshop, and experience in sign layout. A background in Wide Format printing would be helpful. Full time position with good pay and benefits. Send resume and/or portfolio to *****. No phone calls please....
Position: Shopper Marketing Copywriter Location: Minneapolis Status: Full Time Estimated Duration: Full-time Starts: Within a Couple Weeks Rate: Up to $85,000/year Job Description: Our agency client is looking for a Shopper Marketing Copywriter to join their team full-time. This Copywriter will be working on projects that include quick headlines, program naming, strategy write-ups, brochur...
Position: Content Coordinator/Copywriter Location: Southern Suburbs Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: 6+ Months Starts: Oct. 27th Rate: Up to $20/hour Job Description: Our corporate client is looking to bring in two Jr. Content Coordinator/Copywriter for at least a 6 month assignment. The ideal candidate will have at least 1 year experience working with Content Management Systems, and ...
Design Associate at Minted Location: San Francisco, CA Type: Part-time, temporary Join one of the web's fastest-growing and most exciting businesses, Minted.com. Minted is a social commerce site and design marketplace, crowd-sourcing graphic designs and art from a global design community and selling those as printed paper products. Minted's mission is to enable our community to provide the best...
EveryScape is currently seeking photographers to be our Local Business Ambassadors in and around Lafayette, LA. Local Business Ambassadors are our "assignment photographers" who help us by capturing panoramic interior images of local businesses for use on the web. This opportunity is ideal for amateur and professional photographers looking for additional experience and paid assignments. Benefits:...
Job Purpose: If employee DOES NOT have experience using InDesign Software, please DO NOT apply for this job. Employee MUST BE EXPERIENCED in using InDesign Software and its shortcuts, Desktop Publishing Software to maintain clients by entering new and updated customer product information. Work from home on the weekends! Duties: * Prepares source data for computer entry by compiling and sorting ...
Product Designer for Fluid Power products such as quick disconnect couplers and plugs. Also kitchen gadgetry. John J Steuby Co. 6002 N. Lindbergh Blvd. 314-895-1000 EOE...
Tekmark Global Solutions’ Marketing Director will leverage innovative Marketing techniques to expand and maintain Tekmark’s brand, footprint, and outreach. This innovative marketer who is truly passionate about Tekmark and what we do must be an excellent team player, determined to learn from, and communicate with all departments in order to create and promote innovative content and material for cu...
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 ...

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