Graphic designers create visual concepts, using computer software or by hand, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and captivate consumers.
Graphic designers usually need a bachelor’s degree in graphic design or a related field. Candidates for graphic design positions should have a portfolio that demonstrates their creativity and originality.
Employment of graphic designers is projected to decline 4 percent from 2019 to 2029. While overall employment in this occupation is expected to go down, specific projections vary by industry.
Many of these workers are employed in specialized design services, publishing, or advertising, public relations, and related services industries.