Digital Retoucher Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about digital retoucher demographics? We analyzed 172 digital retouchers resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Digital Retoucher Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as digital retouchers. Keep reading to find out what the results for digital retouchers were.

Digital Retoucher Gender Ratio

Among digital retouchers, 37.0% of them are women compared to 58.8% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 58.8%
  • Female, 37.0%
  • Unknown, 4.2%

Digital Retoucher Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among digital retouchers is White, which makes up 63.2% of all digital retouchers. Comparatively, there are 15.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.3% of the Asian ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 63.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 15.1%
  • Asian, 10.3%
  • Black or African American, 9.7%
  • Unknown, 1.2%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.5%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Digital Retouchers

Job Title
  • Spanish, 66.7%
  • French, 33.3%

Digital Retoucher Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among digital retouchers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Digital Retoucher Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the digital retoucher position over time.

Male
Female
72%
69%
66%
64%
61%
58%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Digital Retoucher Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of digital retouchers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of digital retouchers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Digital Retoucher

By looking over 172 digital retouchers resumes, we figured out that the average digital retoucher enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 26%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Digital Retoucher Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of digital retoucher employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of digital retouchers is 40+ years old, which represents 55% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Digital Retouchers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, brick maker and furnace helper have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Screen Examiner7%88%
Cake Decorator11%85%
Garment Inspector12%86%
Digital Retoucher59%37%
Greaser95%3%
Furnace Helper95%2%
Brick Maker97%3%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Brick Maker
Furnace Helper
Greaser
Digital Retoucher
Garment Inspector
Cake Decorator
Screen Examiner
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Digital Retouchers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to digital retouchers.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Digital Retoucher0.00%
Rubber Grinder2.12%
Electrostatic Painter3.55%
Spout Liner Helper5.36%
Block Cutter8.07%
Egg Breaker8.73%
Dental Laboratory Worker14.84%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Digital Retoucher?

male-income
Male Income
$47,816
female-income
Female Income
$41,172

Digital Retoucher Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$57,913
$53,764
$49,616
$45,467
$41,319
$37,171
$33,022
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Digital Retoucher Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$51,991
Some College/ Associate Degree$53,764
Bachelor's Degree$87,717
Doctorate Degree$95,026
Master's Degree$115,084

Digital Retoucher Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$133,419
$115,084
$96,749
$78,415
$60,080
$41,745
$23,410
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Digital Retoucher Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ digital retouchers. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most digital retouchers is the retail industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire digital retouchers.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Digital Retoucher Work In

Employees with the digital retoucher job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most digital retouchers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Private

Public

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ digital retouchers. Those industries include retail, media and manufacturing.

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Retail

Media

Fortune 500

Manufacturing

Internet

Digital Retoucher Jobs