Graphic Designers in Texas
Want to work in Texas as a Graphic Designer? Read this first!
You’re in luck! Jobs for Graphic Designers in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Graphic Designers in Texas is growing faster than average.
Graphic Designers in Texas earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Graphic Designers Work in Texas?
13,480 people worked as Graphic Designers in 2018 in this state.
There were 12,120 Graphic Designers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 1,360 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,300 Graphic Designers working in it, which means Texas has more Graphic Designers than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Graphic Designers in this state are growing at a rate of 12.7% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 4.2%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 1,760 annual job openings, and a total of 17,970 jobs for Texas Graphic Designers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 26,000 annual jobs and 277,400 total jobs in 2026.
What do Graphic Designers Make in Texas?
In 2018 wages for Graphic Designers ranged from $27,970 to $79,510 with $47,570 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.45 to $38.23. The median hourly rate was $22.87.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $22.32 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.55.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas 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|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||5,520||$50,290|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||3,040||$45,660|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||1,750||$54,190|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||950||$51,020|
|El Paso, TX||270||$33,480|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||140||$46,710|
|Corpus Christi, TX||70||$34,480|
|Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX||70||$39,650|
|San Angelo, TX||40||$35,580|
Top States for Graphic Designers Employment
The table below shows the states 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 TX
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|Occupation||TX Employment Total|
|Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers||16,730|
|Commercial and Industrial Designers||2,220|
|Set and Exhibit Designers||340|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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