Motion Graphics Designer Statistics By Gender

21.6% of motion graphics designers are women and 78.4% of motion graphics designers are men.

  • Male, 78.4%
  • Female, 21.6%

Motion Graphics Designers By Gender

GenderPercentages
Male78.4%
Female21.6%

Gender Pay Gap For Motion Graphics Designer

Women Earn 96¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men

male-income
Male Income
$63,105
female-income
Female Income
$60,276

Motion Graphics Designer Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the motion graphics designer position over time.

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

Motion Graphics Designer Gender By Year

YearMaleFemale
201080.00%20.00%
201180.17%19.83%
201279.64%20.36%
201381.20%18.80%
201479.81%20.19%
201580.29%19.71%
201679.58%20.42%
201778.94%21.06%
201880.38%19.62%
201978.27%21.73%
202078.32%21.68%
202178.41%21.59%

Motion Graphics Designer 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%
Motion Graphics Designer78%22%
Craftsman88%12%
Senior Industrial Designer91%9%
Exhibit Builder93%7%

Motion Graphics Designer Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among motion graphics designers is White, which makes up 70.2% of all motion graphics designers. Comparatively, there are 10.6% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.4% of the Asian ethnicity.

  • White, 70.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 10.6%
  • Asian, 10.4%
  • Unknown, 5.0%
  • Black or African American, 3.4%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.4%

Motion Graphics Designer Race

Motion Graphics Designer RacePercentages
White70.2%
Hispanic or Latino10.6%
Asian10.4%
Unknown5.0%
Black or African American3.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native0.4%

Motion Graphics Designer 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 motion graphics designers.

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

Motion Graphics Designer 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%
201874.98%3.33%8.26%10.34%
201976.12%3.50%7.60%10.19%
202074.32%3.04%7.13%10.91%
202170.17%3.42%10.42%10.63%

Motion Graphics Designer Wage Gap By Race

Asian motion graphics designers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. White motion graphics designers have the lowest average salary at $60,841.
$69,000
$67,000
$65,000
$63,000
$61,000
$59,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
EthnicitySalary
Unknown$64,959
White$60,841
Black or African American$60,996
Asian$67,224
Hispanic or Latino$61,753

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Average Age of a Motion Graphics Designer

We determined the average age of motion graphics designers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Motion Graphics Designer Age By Race

RaceMale AgeFemale Age
Unknown4033
White4035
Black or African American3834
Asian3633
Hispanic or Latino3631

Motion Graphics Designer Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of motion graphics designer employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of motion graphics designers is 40+ years old, which represents 42% of the population.

40+ years

30-40 years

20-30 years


Motion Graphics Designer Age

Motion Graphics Designer YearsPercentages
40+ years42%
30-40 years35%
20-30 years24%

Types of Motion Graphics Designer Degree Levels

The most common degree for motion graphics designers is bachelor's degree 74% of motion graphics designers earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 12% and rounding it off is master's degree with 9%.

  • Bachelors, 74%
  • Associate, 12%
  • Masters, 9%
  • Diploma, 2%
  • Other Degrees, 3%

Motion Graphics Designers By Education

Motion Graphics Designer DegreePercentages
Bachelors74%
Associate12%
Masters9%
Diploma2%
Other Degrees3%

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Motion Graphics Designer Wage Gap By Education

Motion graphics designers with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $73,572 annually. With a Bachelors degree, motion graphics designers earn a median annual income of $67,648 compared to $60,975 for motion graphics designers with an Associate degree.
$76,000
$73,000
$70,000
$67,000
$64,000
$61,000
$58,000
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Some College/ Associate Degree
EducationSalary
Master's Degree$73,572
Bachelor's Degree$67,648
Some College/ Associate Degree$60,975

Motion Graphics Designer Employment Statistics

This section highlights information about where motion graphics designers work. We found most motion graphics designers work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most motion graphics designers is the media industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire motion graphics designers.

< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Motion Graphics Designer Jobs By Employer Size

Company SizePercentages
< 50 employees8%
50 - 100 employees20%
100 - 500 employees24%
500 - 1,000 employees6%
1,000 - 10,000 employees24%
> 10,000 employees19%

The Types Of Companies Motion Graphics Designer Work In

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

Education

Public

Private

Government

Motion Graphics Designer Jobs By Sector

Company TypePercentages
Education6%
Public22%
Private72%
Government1%

Top Industries Hiring Motion Graphics Designers

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ motion graphics designers. Those industries include media, technology and professional.

Media

Technology

Professional

Start-up

Fortune 500

Motion Graphics Designer Turnover And Employment Statistics

Motion Graphics Designer 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 motion graphics designers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Motion Graphics Designer Unemployment Rate By Year

YearMotion Graphics Designer Unemployment Rate
20109.84%
20117.82%
20127.12%
20135.32%
20144.78%
20154.60%
20164.15%
20173.61%
20183.55%
20193.78%
20206.80%
20217.79%

The Average Number of Years That Motion Graphics Designer Stay in a Job

By looking over 2,338 motion graphics designers resumes, we figured out that the average motion graphics designer enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 28%.

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Motion Graphics Designer Tenure

Number or YearsPercentages
Less than 1 year28%
1-2 years28%
3-4 years12%
5-7 years16%
8-10 years7%
11+ years10%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Motion Graphics Designers 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 motion graphics designers.

Job TitleLGBTJob Openings
Craft Artist11.32%3,694
Exhibition Designer12.35%45,425
Motion Graphics Designer13.05%-
Floral Decorator14.26%2,182
Visual Merchandiser16.91%74,351
Fashion Stylist17.98%13,031
Interior Design Coordinator22.51%49,402

Motion Graphics Designer LGBT Demographics

ProfessionPercentages of LGBT Job Openings
Craft Artist11.32%3,694
Exhibition Designer12.35%45,425
Floral Decorator14.26%2,182
Visual Merchandiser16.91%74,351
Fashion Stylist17.98%13,031
Interior Design Coordinator22.51%49,402

Foreign Languages Spoken By Motion Graphics Designers

The most common foreign language among motion graphics designers is Spanish at 44.9%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Portuguese at 8.2% and Chinese is the third-most popular at 8.2%.

  • Spanish, 44.9%
  • Portuguese, 8.2%
  • Chinese, 8.2%
  • Japanese, 8.2%
  • French, 8.2%
  • Other, 22.3%

Motion Graphics Designer Languages Spoken

Foreign LanguagePercentages
Spanish44.9%
Portuguese8.2%
Chinese8.2%
Japanese8.2%
French8.2%
Other22.3%

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Motion Graphics Designer Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a motion graphics designer can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of motion graphics designers is $85,431. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Motion Graphics Designers Earn The Most?

Motion graphics designers earn the most in Washington, where the average motion graphics designer salary is $87,946. The map here shows where motion graphics designers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Which State Has The Most Motion Graphics Designers?

By looking through more than 2,338 resumes, we found that the most popular places for motion graphics designers are New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA.

Number of Motion Graphics Designers

Number Of Motion Graphics Designer Jobs By State

RankStateNumber of JobsAverage Salary
1California3,093$75,260
2New York1,272$68,972
3Texas1,154$69,122
4Washington796$87,946
5Georgia753$48,974
6Florida727$51,985
7Illinois706$56,276
8Massachusetts686$64,969
9Virginia651$63,421
10Pennsylvania598$64,292
11North Carolina559$56,202
12Ohio486$54,071
13Michigan478$50,757
14Oregon430$74,895
15Minnesota401$53,190
16Maryland383$61,664
17Wisconsin367$57,846
18Colorado355$64,400
19New Jersey355$67,848
20Arizona287$60,320
21Indiana253$60,494
22Missouri247$52,372
23Utah230$55,710
24Tennessee225$54,880
25District of Columbia210$74,906
26Connecticut189$62,879
27Alabama184$49,435
28South Carolina184$47,562
29Iowa161$50,697
30Kansas146$47,283
31Kentucky139$53,444
32Oklahoma125$50,364
33Louisiana117$51,694
34New Hampshire116$59,099
35Arkansas98$52,525
36Nebraska97$52,806
37New Mexico88$51,745
38Nevada85$51,763
39Rhode Island76$63,405
40Maine68$56,553
41Mississippi67$46,681
42Idaho64$47,483
43Delaware50$59,224
44West Virginia45$63,822
45Montana41$55,484
46South Dakota39$41,938
47North Dakota33$61,138
48Vermont32$56,334
49Hawaii27$57,608
50Alaska24$60,452
51Wyoming20$58,695

Motion Graphics Designer Demographics FAQs

How Many Motion Graphics Designer Are There In The Us?

There are over 1,953 Motion Graphics Designers in the United States.

What Percentage Of Motion Graphics Designers Are Black?

3.4% of Motion Graphics Designers are Black or African American

What Race Are Most Motion Graphics Designers?

Most a are White, with 70.2% of Motion Graphics Designers belonging to this ethnicity. 10.6% of Motion Graphics Designers are Hispanic or Latino, 10.4% of Motion Graphics Designers are Asian, 5.0% of Motion Graphics Designers are Unknown, 3.4% of Motion Graphics Designers are Black or African American, and 0.4% of Motion Graphics Designers are American Indian and Alaska Native

Are Motion Graphics Designer Jobs Male - Dominated?

Yes, Motion Graphics Designer jobs are male - dominated. 78% of Motion Graphics Designers are male, and 21% are female, so there are more male Motion Graphics Designers than female Motion Graphics Designers in the United States.

How Old Is The Average Motion Graphics Designer?

The average Motion Graphics Designer is 38 years old. 42% of Motion Graphics Designers are 40+ years old or older, 35% are between the ages of 30-40 years, and 24% are between 20-30 years old

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