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Fashion Designers in New Mexico

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Fashion Designers in New Mexico

Want to work in New Mexico as a Fashion Designer? Read this first!

$58,870 Median Salary
10 Job Openings
  • Fashion Designers in New Mexico earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Fashion Designers Work in New Mexico?

There were approximately 50 workers employed as Fashion Designers in this state in 2018.

There were 60 Fashion Designers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Fashion Designers in NM Employment Trend

The typical state has 110 Fashion Designers working in it, which means New Mexico has fewer Fashion Designers than average.

Fashion Designers in NM vs. the Average State

Job Projections for New Mexico

Jobs for Fashion Designers in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 2.5%.

Job Projections for Fashion Designers: Nation vs. NM

New Mexico Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 10 annual Fashion Designers job openings in New Mexico, and 60 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,300 annual jobs and 24,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Fashion Designers Make in New Mexico?

In 2018 wages for Fashion Designers ranged from $31,980 to $105,660 with $58,870 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.38 to $50.8. The median hourly rate was $28.3.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $27.77 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.53.

The median salary in New Mexico is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Fashion Designers Earnings: NM vs. National Average

Top States for Fashion Designers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Fashion Designers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 7,550 $79,110
California 6,480 $78,680
Florida 540 $48,750
Oregon 500 $67,810
Washington 500 $61,340
Massachusetts 460 $70,770
Georgia 460 $66,500
New Jersey 290 $59,470
Michigan 210 $57,710
Texas 200 $66,110
North Carolina 190 $67,200
Wisconsin 170 $39,040
Colorado 120 $61,440
Tennessee 110 $0
Missouri 110 $0
Maine 100 $72,940
Kansas 90 $52,680
New Hampshire 80 $0
Utah 80 $36,680
Indiana 70 $0

Below are the states where Fashion Designers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $79,110
California $78,680
Alabama $73,730
Maine $72,940
Massachusetts $70,770
Oregon $67,810
North Carolina $67,200
Connecticut $67,070
Georgia $66,500
Texas $66,110

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Occupation NM Employment Total
Graphic Designers 590
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 390
Floral Designers 180
Interior Designers 140
Set and Exhibit Designers 120
Commercial and Industrial Designers 90


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