Graphic Designer/Production Statistics in the US

The average employee age for graphic designer/productions is 37 years. The graphic designer/production workforce reached a whopping 107,343 in 2020!

Among graphic designer/productions, we discovered that 42.1% of them are women, while 54.0% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among graphic designer/productions is White, which makes up 75.0% of all graphic designer/productions. Comparatively, there are 10.3% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.3% of the Asian ethnicity. Graphic designer/productions are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, graphic designer/productions are more likely to find a job in the retail industry.

From where do we know all information about graphic designer/production demographics? We analyzed 5,799 graphic designer/productions 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.

Graphic Designer/Production Diversity

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

Graphic Designer/Production Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among graphic designer/productions is White, which makes up 75.0% of all graphic designer/productions. Comparatively, there are 10.3% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.3% of the Asian ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 75.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 10.3%
  • Asian, 8.3%
  • Black or African American, 3.3%
  • Unknown, 2.6%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.5%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Graphic Designer/Productions

The chart below shows that 60.2% of graphic designer/productions speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 5.4% and Portuguese is the third-most popular at 4.8%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 60.2%
  • French, 5.4%
  • Portuguese, 4.8%
  • Mandarin, 3.6%
  • Italian, 3.0%
  • Other, 23.0%

Most Common Degree for Graphic Designer/Production

Job Title
  • Bachelors degree, 57%
  • Associate degree, 26%
  • High School Diploma degree, 3%
  • Masters degree, 3%
  • Other Degrees, 11%

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Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of graphic designer/productions based on ethnicity and gender.

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Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Graphic Designer/Production

By looking over 5,799 graphic designer/productions resumes, we figured out that the average graphic designer/production enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 33%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Graphic Designer/Production Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of graphic designer/production employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of graphic designer/productions is 40+ years old, which represents 40% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Graphic Designer/Productions with Other Job Titles

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

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Fiber Artist11%82%
Floral Designer12%84%
Floral Manager13%83%
Graphic Designer/Production54%42%
Exhibit Builder81%12%
Level Designer82%13%
Senior Industrial Designer83%9%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Senior Industrial Designer
Level Designer
Exhibit Builder
Graphic Designer/Production
Floral Manager
Floral Designer
Fiber Artist
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Graphic Designer/Productions 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 graphic designer/productions.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Head Basketball Coach11.50%
Actress16.44%
Dancer20.85%
Graphic Designer/Production25.80%
3D Animator28.86%
Production Director35.05%
Medium37.57%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Graphic Designer/Production?

male-income
Male Income
$49,880
female-income
Female Income
$47,856

Graphic Designer/Production Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Black or African American men and Asian men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$52,406
$51,327
$50,248
$49,169
$48,089
$47,010
$45,931
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Graphic Designer/Production 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
Some College/ Associate Degree$46,962
Bachelor's Degree$49,245
Master's Degree$52,368

Graphic Designer/Production 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
$56,137
$54,252
$52,368
$50,483
$48,599
$46,715
$44,830
$42,946
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Graphic Designer/Production Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a graphic designer/production can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of graphic designer/productions is $68,151. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Graphic Designer/Productions Earn The Most?

The map here shows where graphic designer/productions earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Graphic Designer/Productions Located?

By looking through more than 5,799 resumes, we found that the most popular places for graphic designer/productions are NY, New York and CA, Los Angeles.

Number of Graphic Designer/Productions

Where Are Graphic Designer/Productions In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country graphic designer/productions are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Graphic Designer/Production Employment Statistics

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

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire graphic designer/productions.

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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 Graphic Designer/Production Work In

Employees with the graphic designer/production job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most graphic designer/productions prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Private

Public

Government

Education

Industry Concentration

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

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Retail

Manufacturing

Media

Fortune 500

Professional

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