Fashion Stylist Statistics By Gender

79.2% of fashion stylists are women and 20.8% of fashion stylists are men.

  • Female, 79.2%
  • Male, 20.8%

Fashion Stylists By Gender

GenderPercentages
Female79.2%
Male20.8%

Gender Pay Gap For Fashion Stylist

Women Earn 91¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men

male-income
Male Income
$51,485
female-income
Female Income
$46,898

Fashion Stylist Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the fashion stylist position over time.

Male
Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021

Fashion Stylist Gender By Year

YearMaleFemale
201062.06%37.94%
201162.31%37.69%
201261.53%38.47%
201363.84%36.16%
201461.78%38.22%
201562.49%37.51%
201661.44%38.56%
201760.51%39.49%
201830.76%69.24%
201923.94%76.06%
202020.03%79.97%
202120.77%79.23%

Fashion Stylist Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, exhibit builder and senior industrial designer have the biggest difference in gender.

Job TitleMaleFemale
Decorating Consultant9%91%
Floral Designer11%89%
Floral Manager11%89%
Fashion Stylist21%79%
Craftsman88%12%
Senior Industrial Designer91%9%
Exhibit Builder93%7%

Fashion Stylist Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among fashion stylists is White, which makes up 63.0% of all fashion stylists. Comparatively, there are 11.9% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.6% of the Asian ethnicity.

  • White, 63.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 11.9%
  • Asian, 11.6%
  • Black or African American, 7.3%
  • Unknown, 5.6%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.6%

Fashion Stylist Race

Fashion Stylist RacePercentages
White63.0%
Hispanic or Latino11.9%
Asian11.6%
Black or African American7.3%
Unknown5.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native0.6%

Fashion Stylist Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among fashion stylists.

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

Fashion Stylist Race By Year

YearWhiteBlack or African AmericanAsianHispanic or Latino
201080.32%3.37%6.45%8.15%
201179.15%3.38%7.00%8.33%
201278.60%3.42%6.69%9.26%
201379.01%3.39%7.37%8.05%
201478.43%3.15%7.37%8.85%
201577.58%3.31%7.11%9.89%
201677.09%3.54%7.72%9.34%
201777.04%3.17%8.01%9.29%
201859.60%6.29%13.25%15.23%
201957.46%7.46%17.16%13.18%
202058.27%7.38%12.72%17.81%
202163.04%7.34%11.65%11.90%

Fashion Stylist Wage Gap By Race

Unknown fashion stylists have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. White fashion stylists have the lowest average salary at $46,913.
$62,000
$59,000
$56,000
$53,000
$50,000
$47,000
$44,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
EthnicitySalary
Unknown$59,294
White$46,913
Black or African American$49,466
Asian$48,126
Hispanic or Latino$54,630

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Average Age of a Fashion Stylist

We determined the average age of fashion stylists based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Fashion Stylist Age By Race

RaceMale AgeFemale Age
White3434.5
Asian39
Hispanic or Latino31

Fashion Stylist Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of fashion stylist employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of fashion stylists is 40+ years old, which represents 37% of the population.

40+ years

30-40 years

20-30 years


Fashion Stylist Age

Fashion Stylist YearsPercentages
40+ years37%
30-40 years34%
20-30 years27%

Types of Fashion Stylist Degree Levels

The most common degree for fashion stylists is bachelor's degree 64% of fashion stylists earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 22% and rounding it off is high school diploma with 7%.

  • Bachelors, 64%
  • Associate, 22%
  • High School Diploma, 7%
  • Masters, 4%
  • Other Degrees, 3%

Fashion Stylists By Education

Fashion Stylist DegreePercentages
Bachelors64%
Associate22%
High School Diploma7%
Masters4%
Other Degrees3%

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Fashion Stylist Wage Gap By Education

Fashion stylists with a Associate degree earn more than those without, at $56,078 annually. With a Bachelors degree, fashion stylists earn a median annual income of $55,400 compared to $43,684 for fashion stylists with an High School Diploma degree.
$59,000
$56,000
$53,000
$50,000
$47,000
$44,000
$41,000
High School Diploma or Less
Bachelor's Degree
Some College/ Associate Degree
EducationSalary
High School Diploma or Less$43,684
Bachelor's Degree$55,400
Some College/ Associate Degree$56,078

Fashion Stylist Employment Statistics

This section highlights information about where fashion stylists work. We found most fashion stylists work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most fashion stylists is the retail industry.

Company Size

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

< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Fashion Stylist Jobs By Employer Size

Company SizePercentages
< 50 employees13%
50 - 100 employees16%
100 - 500 employees24%
500 - 1,000 employees4%
1,000 - 10,000 employees21%
> 10,000 employees21%

The Types Of Companies Fashion Stylist Work In

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

Education

Public

Private

Government

Fashion Stylist Jobs By Sector

Company TypePercentages
Education3%
Public30%
Private66%
Government2%

Top Industries Hiring Fashion Stylists

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

Retail

Media

Start-up

Fortune 500

Manufacturing

Fashion Stylist Turnover And Employment Statistics

Fashion Stylist 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 stylists changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Fashion Stylist Unemployment Rate By Year

YearFashion Stylist Unemployment Rate
20109.84%
20117.82%
20127.12%
20135.32%
20144.78%
20154.60%
20164.15%
20173.61%
20185.28%
20196.25%
202012.09%
202116.87%

The Average Number of Years That Fashion Stylist Stay in a Job

By looking over 1,952 fashion stylists resumes, we figured out that the average fashion stylist enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 27%.

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Fashion Stylist Tenure

Number or YearsPercentages
Less than 1 year25%
1-2 years27%
3-4 years11%
5-7 years17%
8-10 years8%
11+ years12%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Fashion Stylists 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 stylists.

Job TitleLGBTJob Openings
Caricature Artist11.32%3,596
Scenic Arts Supervisor12.35%1,424
Computer Artist13.05%17,162
Florist14.26%1,381
Free Lance Displayer16.91%660
Fashion Stylist17.98%-
Interior Designer/Project Manager22.51%85,288

Fashion Stylist LGBT Demographics

ProfessionPercentages of LGBT Job Openings
Caricature Artist11.32%3,596
Scenic Arts Supervisor12.35%1,424
Computer Artist13.05%17,162
Florist14.26%1,381
Free Lance Displayer16.91%660
Interior Designer/Project Manager22.51%85,288

Foreign Languages Spoken By Fashion Stylists

The most common foreign language among fashion stylists is Spanish at 54.3%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 9.4% and Italian is the third-most popular at 5.1%.

  • Spanish, 54.3%
  • French, 9.4%
  • Italian, 5.1%
  • Chinese, 4.3%
  • Portuguese, 3.6%
  • Other, 23.3%

Fashion Stylist Languages Spoken

Foreign LanguagePercentages
Spanish54.3%
French9.4%
Italian5.1%
Chinese4.3%
Portuguese3.6%
Other23.3%

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Which State Has The Most Fashion Stylists?

By looking through more than 1,952 resumes, we found that the most popular places for fashion stylists are New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA.

Number of Fashion Stylists

Number Of Fashion Stylist Jobs By State

RankStateNumber of JobsAverage Salary
1California902$47,455
2Texas745$39,669
3Florida717$36,987
4Michigan579$39,647
5Ohio533$42,473
6Pennsylvania501$40,884
7Arizona460$35,506
8Illinois430$31,580
9Indiana335$38,226
10New York334$52,280
11North Carolina321$36,568
12Wisconsin296$39,068
13Tennessee296$35,096
14Georgia294$38,623
15New Jersey267$48,164
16Massachusetts264$45,395
17Missouri252$45,979
18Washington226$51,786
19Virginia226$39,872
20Colorado209$45,017
21Oklahoma199$38,238
22Alabama186$34,086
23South Carolina169$38,260
24Kentucky167$39,207
25Minnesota167$38,255
26Iowa152$31,114
27Utah142$45,716
28Oregon129$44,536
29Louisiana125$37,548
30Connecticut122$57,150
31Kansas120$29,307
32Maryland102$44,819
33Arkansas100$34,551
34Nebraska87$47,285
35Nevada85$50,610
36Mississippi78$43,925
37New Hampshire77$54,360
38West Virginia65$41,452
39Idaho55$48,718
40Delaware54$57,568
41New Mexico51$35,056
42Rhode Island46$56,535
43Maine39$48,801
44South Dakota37$41,311
45Hawaii34$42,373
46Montana25$41,917
47Wyoming22$36,337
48Vermont21$47,921
49North Dakota20$49,663
50Alaska8$57,992
51District of Columbia8$56,983

Fashion Stylist Demographics FAQs

How Many Fashion Stylist Are There In The Us?

There are over 3,473 Fashion Stylists in the United States.

What Percentage Of Fashion Stylists Are Black?

7.3% of Fashion Stylists are Black or African American

What Race Are Most Fashion Stylists?

Most a are White, with 63.0% of Fashion Stylists belonging to this ethnicity. 11.9% of Fashion Stylists are Hispanic or Latino, 11.6% of Fashion Stylists are Asian, 7.3% of Fashion Stylists are Black or African American, 5.6% of Fashion Stylists are Unknown, and 0.6% of Fashion Stylists are American Indian and Alaska Native

Are Fashion Stylist Jobs Male - Dominated?

No, Fashion Stylist jobs are not male - dominated. 79% of Fashion Stylists are female, and 20% are male, so there are more female Fashion Stylists than male Fashion Stylists in the United States.

How Old Is The Average Fashion Stylist?

The average Fashion Stylist is 37 years old. 37% of Fashion Stylists are 40+ years old or older, 34% are between the ages of 30-40 years, and 27% are between 20-30 years old

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