Graphic Designers and Illustrating Artists

(NOC 5241)


These statistics are for the career group Creative Designers and Craftspersons (NOC 524), which includes Graphic Designers and Illustrators.

Workers are employed in the following industries: Professional, scientific and technical services (48%), Manufacturing (20%), Information and cultural industries (13%).

According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), 87% of workers in this occupation worked full-time, compared to the average of 81% for all occupations.

Women represented 42% of workers in this occupation, compared to the average of 48% for all occupations.

This occupation (Graphic Designers and Illustrators) is part of a larger group called Creative Designers and Craftspersons (NOC 524). According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), the unionization rate for this group was 16%, while the unionization rate for all occupations was 31%.

Modified on May 19, 2012