All About Artists
Artist Definition All artists and related workers not listed separately.
Types of Artist
- Tattoo Artist
- Music Grapher
- Ivory Carver
- Picture Copyist
Job Opportunities for Artists
In the United States, there were 12,800 jobs for Artist in 2016. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 5.5% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 700 new jobs for Artist by 2026. There will be an estimated 1,100 positions for Artist per year.
The states with the most job growth for Artist are North Dakota, Indiana, and West Virginia. Watch out if you plan on working in Alabama, Wyoming, or Tennessee. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
How Much Does an Artist Make?
The salary for Artists ranges between about $28,680 and $109,900 a year.
Artists who work in Georgia, Maryland, or Florida, make the highest salaries.
How much do Artists make in different U.S. states?
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The table below shows the approximate number of Artists employed by various industries.
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