Career Outlook for Multimedia Artists and Animators

Also known as:  3D Animator, Animator, Multimedia Artist, Special Effects Artist
The overall job outlook for Multimedia Artist or Animator careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 12.08 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 2.01 percent per year. Demand for Multimedia Artists and Animators is expected to go up, with an expected 63,640 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 29.95 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Multimedia Artists and Animators in the following states
California 8,440
New York 2,980
Washington 2,090
Texas 1,530
Illinois 970
Massachusetts 820
Florida 780
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Multimedia Artists and Animators
Alaska 30
Puerto Rico 40
Mississippi 40
Oklahoma 40
Idaho 50
South Carolina 60
Nebraska 70