Graphic Designers in Maine
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While jobs for Graphic Designers in Maine are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.
Employment for Graphic Designers in Maine is expected to decrease.
Graphic Designers in Maine earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Graphic Designers Work in Maine?
In 2018, there were 670 Graphic Designers working in the state.
There were 660 Graphic Designers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,300 Graphic Designers working in it, which means Maine has fewer Graphic Designers than average.
Job Projections for Maine
Jobs for Graphic Designers in this state are declining at a rate of 6.5% which is a faster decline than the nationwide estimated projection of 4.2%.
Maine Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 90 annual job openings, and 1,010 total jobs in 2026 for Graphic Designers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 26,000 annual jobs and 277,400 total jobs in 2026.
What do Graphic Designers Make in Maine?
In 2018 wages for Graphic Designers ranged from $26,730 to $70,230 with $42,260 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $12.85 to $33.77. The median hourly rate was $20.32.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $18.79 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $1.53.
The median salary in Maine is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Maine Metros for Graphic Designers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Graphic Designers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Portland-South Portland, ME||260||$49,960|
Top States for Graphic Designers Employment
View the list below to see where most Graphic Designers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Graphic Designers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$67,890|
Related Careers in ME
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|Occupation||ME Employment Total|
|Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers||620|
|Commercial and Industrial Designers||180|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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