Career Outlook for Set and Exhibit Designers

Also known as:  Scenic Designer, Set Decorator, Set Designer, Stage Scenery Designer, Theater Set Production Designer
The overall job outlook for Set or Exhibit Designer careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 7.31 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 1.22 percent per year. Demand for Set and Exhibit Designers is expected to go up, with an expected 4,590 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 7.07 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Set and Exhibit Designers in the following states
California 2,330
New York 740
Texas 500
Pennsylvania 340
Virginia 270
Florida 270
Massachusetts 260
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Set and Exhibit Designers
Alabama 40
New Mexico 40
Colorado 50
Oklahoma 60
South Carolina 60
Louisiana 80
Missouri 80