Set and Exhibit Designers

6.3/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $26.37 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 0.0% (Totally Safe)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Fine Arts
Social Perceptiveness
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Set and Exhibit Designers' job openings is expected to rise 5.2% by 2031
'Set and Exhibit Designers' is expected to be an average growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Set and Exhibit Designers' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Set and Exhibit Designers' was $54,860, or $26.37 hourly
'Set and Exhibit Designers' are paid 19.9% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as set and exhibit designers?

As of 2021 there were 6,850 people employed as Set and Exhibit Designers within the United States.
This represents around 0.005% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 20 thousand people are employed as Set and Exhibit Designers.

Job description

Design special exhibits and sets for film, video, television, and theater productions. May study scripts, confer with directors, and conduct research to determine appropriate architectural styles.

SOC Code: 27-1027.00


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조보경 says
I thought my job will be safe forever but now I know most of jobs are able to change to AI. My job is a low chance to change, however, so I feel calm now. Some day most of things will be change, I will prepare to adapt to future.
Nov 06, 2020 at 08:45 AM

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