Career Outlook for Interior Designers

Also known as:  Certified Kitchen Designer, Furniture Arranger, Home Lighting Adviser, Interior Decorator, Interior Designer, Kitchen and Bath Designer, Kitchen Designer
The overall job outlook for Interior Designer careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 13.46 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 2.24 percent per year. Demand for Interior Designers is expected to go up, with an expected 45,480 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 14.17 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Interior Designers in the following states
California 5,360
Texas 3,450
New York 3,390
Florida 2,990
Illinois 1,760
Pennsylvania 1,390
Virginia 1,240
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Interior Designers
North Dakota 50
South Dakota 60
West Virginia 60
Montana 70
Puerto Rico 70
Delaware 100
Vermont 110