Designers are most often employed by the Specialized design services industry. The average yearly wage for Designers was $55,731 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Designers by wage are Heavy vehicle & mobile equipment service technicians & mechanics, Electrical & electronics repairers, transportation equipment, & industrial & utility, and Radio & telecommunications equipment installers & repairers.
Designers are part of the Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media occupations, along with Artists & related workers, Designers, Actors, Producers & directors, Athletes, coaches, umpires, & related workers, Dancers & choreographers, Musicians, singers, & related workers, Entertainers & performers, sports & related workers, all other, Announcers, News analysts, reporters & correspondents, Public relations specialists, Editors, Technical writers, Writers & authors, Miscellaneous media & communication workers, Photographers, Television, video, & motion picture camera operators & editors, and Broadcast & sound engineering technicians & radio operators, & media & communication equipment workers, all other
The top 3 locations that employ the most Designers are Chelsea, Clinton & Midtown Business District PUMA, NY, Upper East Side PUMA, NY, and Greenpoint & Williamsburg PUMA, NY. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Designers are Chelsea, Clinton & Midtown Business District PUMA, NY, Greenpoint & Williamsburg PUMA, NY, and Bedford-Stuyvesant PUMA, NY.