Graphic Design Careers

Graphic Design careers are popular for people who have a flair for the arts and want to earn good money with their specialized skills. As a graphic designer you may use your creativity to design website content, magazine ads, brochures and marketing pieces. Because most organizations need these kinds of materials to stay in business, your skills may be in great demand.

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that there will be roughly 261,600 graphic designer job opportunities by 2024. Professionally trained graphic designers who can use color, select typography and work with artistic images have the best chances for success.

  • $45,900Median Pay
  • The U.S. Dept. of Labor estimates that the median pay for graphic design careers is $45,900.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Graphic Designers (January 13, 2016).