Fashion Consultant Statistics and Facts in the US
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for fashion consultants in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 4,132 fashion consultants currently employed in the United States.
- 76.4% of all fashion consultants are women, while only 18.4% are men.
- The average age of an employed fashion consultant is 40 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of fashion consultants is White (58.4%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (22.0%) and Black or African American (10.2%).
- The majority of fashion consultants are located in NY, New York and NC, Charlotte.
- Fashion consultants are paid an average annual salary of $131,407.
- Fashion consultants average starting salary is $70,000.
- In 2021, women earned 96% of what men earned.
- The top 10% of highest-paid fashion consultants earn as much as $246,000 or more.
- 12% of all fashion consultants are LGBT.
- Fashion consultants are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.
Fashion Consultant Statistics By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Fashion Consultant
Women Earn 96¢ For Every $1 Earned By Man
Fashion Consultant Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the fashion consultant position over time.
Fashion Consultant Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, parts counterman and cart associate have the biggest difference in gender.
Fashion Consultant Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among fashion consultants is White, which makes up 58.4% of all fashion consultants. Comparatively, there are 22.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.2% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 58.4%
- Hispanic or Latino, 22.0%
- Black or African American, 10.2%
- Asian, 6.2%
- Unknown, 2.7%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.5%
Fashion Consultant 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 fashion consultants.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Fashion Consultant Wage Gap By Race
Average Age of a Fashion Consultant
We determined the average age of fashion consultants based on ethnicity and gender.
Fashion Consultant Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of fashion consultant employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of fashion consultants is 40+ years old, which represents 48% of the population.
Types of Fashion Consultant Degree Levels
The most common degree for fashion consultants is bachelor's degree 46% of fashion consultants earn that degree. A close second is high school diploma with 23% and rounding it off is associate degree with 19%.
- Bachelors, 46%
- High School Diploma, 23%
- Associate, 19%
- Masters, 5%
- Other Degrees, 7%
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Fashion Consultant Wage Gap By Education
Fashion Consultant Employment Statistics
This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ fashion consultants. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most fashion consultants is the retail industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire fashion consultants.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
The Types Of Companies Fashion Consultant Work In
Employees with the fashion consultant job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most fashion consultants prefer to work at private companies over public companies.
Top Industries Hiring Fashion Consultants
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ fashion consultants. Those industries include retail, hospitality and manufacturing.
Fashion Consultant Turnover And Employment Statistics
Fashion Consultant 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 fashion consultants changed.
- Unemployment rate
The Average Number of Years That Fashion Consultant Stay in a Job
By looking over 2,246 fashion consultants resumes, we figured out that the average fashion consultant enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 41%.
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Fashion Consultants 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 fashion consultants.
|Cash Office Associate||7.47%|
|Counter Sales Person||9.47%|
|Hourly Sales Staff||10.18%|
|District Sales Coordinator||11.59%|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Fashion Consultants
The most common foreign language among fashion consultants is Spanish at 53.8%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 13.3% and Italian is the third-most popular at 5.6%.
- Spanish, 53.8%
- French, 13.3%
- Italian, 5.6%
- Chinese, 2.8%
- German, 2.8%
- Other, 21.7%