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Select, Find and Prepare for Fashion Design and Technologies Careers and Jobs - all on one page


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This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select from Fashion Design and Technologies careers/jobs, (2) Find Fashion Design and Technologies job listings, (3) Prepare for Fashion Design and Technologies careers, and (4) Provide Fashion Design and Technologies career-specific resources.

Step 1: Select a Career/Job: This page starts with 4 ways for you to identify and select from listings of Fashion Design and Technologies careers/jobs:
A) Fastest Growing Fashion Design and Technologies Careers - 2020 to 2030 (est.)
These listings are based on job growth estimates and helps you to identify the fastest growing and evolving Fashion Design and Technologies careers. Some careers may not initially seem related to Fashion Design and Technologies, so relevant Fashion Design and Technologies jobs are listed alongside each listing. This can also help us to identify which careers (bottom of the listing) may have negative growth - perhaps due to automation or planned obsolescence.
B) Median Annual Salary U.S. Fashion Design and Technologies Careers
These listings are sorted (descending) by median annual salary in the U.S. This may help us to identify our ideal career. We may not qualify at this time for the desired career, but this listing and the results provided can help us to explore job details, as well as learn how to appropriately prepare for the career.
C) Fashion Design and Technologies Career Ladders (Educational Requirements)
These listings will help us to identify Fashion Design and Technologies careers sorted by educational requirements (with the most difficult to obtain listed first). This may help us to identify career ladders (as we scroll down the list), and help us to get jobs that we qualify for now.
D) Select From a Listing of 80 Fashion Design and Technologies Jobs.
The list may be quite long. There are two ways you might like to use this list:
1) Filter - As you enter a word, you will filter (limit) the list of jobs
2) Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply explore the list of jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered to be of interest.
Once you have identified an job of interest, simply click on it.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a career/job above, you will see current jobs listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as desired. Each of the listings will link to a current job opening.

Job listings (based on your criteria) can be sent daily to your inbox, so you always have access to the latest opportunities. Complete the short form to start - you can opt out anytime.

Step 3: Prepare For a Career: In this section you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for the chosen career. Information may include (not every career choice includes all of the elements below - updates occur quarterly):
Core and Supplemental Duties: Lists the worker-related tasks performed
General and Specific Work Activities: Summarizes the broad and more specific types of behaviors related to the career
Knowledge Required: Provides the requirements regarding the acquisition of facts and principles
Skills Required: Provides basic skills and cross-functional skills needed
Preparation Required: Provides a summary of the required experience and education
Educational Requirements: Detailed breakdown of the education required
Work Experience Required: Detailed breakdown of the prior work experience required
Local Salary Information: Provides national and local salary ranges
Certifications: Provides appropriate government and private-sector certifications and/or credentials that may be required
Professional Associations: Provides professional associations that are related to the career selected
Job Listings: Provides links to active current job listings for the selected career, along with multiple similar job titles to explore. All details appear on this page
Career Start: Provides up to 10 careers requiring similar capabilities and interests (for starting a similar career)
Career Change: Provides up to 10 careers requiring similar skills and experience (for changing a career).

** If you clicked on a link from section D (as described in Step 1 above), you will see one or more links to an occupation that is usually a bit more general than your initial job selection - the link(s) is directly related to the specific job you identified through your prior selections.
*NOTE: It is possible that there may not be a career path identified for the specific job you selected in Step 1. If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different career/job.

Step 4: Career-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that provide detailed (updated) links specific to the career you selected. This information includes:
Videos: Provides a listing of video links related to this career. A great way to get a quick overview of the occupation.
Resumes: Sources for resume materials and techniques. This can help to get you started.
Job Description: Sources that provide job descriptions, which are vital to resume and interview preparation.
Interviews: Provides links that can help you to prepare for and successfully complete the job interview. Can also assist with coffee chats.
Step by Step: Provides links to resources that can help to organize the career search process.
LinkedIn: One of the best professional social media sites that provides links, opportunities, and networking specifically for careers and career development.

Step 1 of 4: Select a Career/Job

38 Fashion Design and Technologies careers are listed below (sorted by Percentage Change in Total Job Openings - 2020 to 2030 est.). Fashion Design and Technologies-related jobs specific to each career are also provided. This shows which careers are emerging and growing the fastest. Please Scroll and Select below:

Occupations U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030 (% change) Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs

Patternmakers, Wood 24.7% Journeyman Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Production Patternmaker
Occupation: Patternmakers, Wood U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 24.7% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Journeyman Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Production Patternmaker
Woodworkers, All Other 22.2% Patternmaker
Occupation: Woodworkers, All Other U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 22.2% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Patternmaker
Curators 21.6% Fashion Arts and Textiles Curator; Prints and Drawings Curator; Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Occupation: Curators U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 21.6% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Arts and Textiles Curator; Prints and Drawings Curator; Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Industrial Machinery Mechanics 21.3% Drawing Roving Technician
Occupation: Industrial Machinery Mechanics U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 21.3% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Roving Technician
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 17.3% Fashion Artist; Fashion Illustrator
Occupation: Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 17.3% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Artist; Fashion Illustrator
Photographers 17.1% Fashion Photographer
Occupation: Photographers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 17.1% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Photographer
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 12.5% Drawing Instructor; Mechanical Drawing Teacher
Occupation: Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 12.5% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Instructor; Mechanical Drawing Teacher
Models 11.4% Fashion Model
Occupation: Models U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 11.4% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Model
Marketing Managers 10% Fashion Coordinator; Fashion Marketer
Occupation: Marketing Managers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 10% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Coordinator; Fashion Marketer
Production Workers, All Other 8.2% Envelope Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker
Occupation: Production Workers, All Other U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 8.2% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Envelope Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker
Counter and Rental Clerks 7.9% Apparel Rental Clerk
Occupation: Counter and Rental Clerks U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 7.9% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Rental Clerk
Demonstrators and Product Promoters 7.3% Fashion Show Director
Occupation: Demonstrators and Product Promoters U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 7.3% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Show Director
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers 6.3% Patternmaker
Occupation: Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 6.3% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Patternmaker
News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists 6% Fashion Journalist
Occupation: News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 6% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Journalist
Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 5.8% Fashion Professor
Occupation: Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 5.8% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Professor
Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians 5.7% Engineering Drawings Checker
Occupation: Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 5.7% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Engineering Drawings Checker
Editors 5.1% Fashion Editor
Occupation: Editors U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 5.1% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Editor
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 4.5% Apparel Trimmings Sales Representative; Safety Apparel Sales Representative
Occupation: Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 4.5% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Trimmings Sales Representative; Safety Apparel Sales Representative
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 4.4% Apparel Merchandiser; Fashion Merchandiser
Occupation: Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 4.4% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Merchandiser; Fashion Merchandiser
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 3.7% Drawing Kiln Supervisor; Drawing Supervisor
Occupation: First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 3.7% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Kiln Supervisor; Drawing Supervisor
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary 3.4% Apparel Machinery Instructor; Apparel Manufacture Instructor
Occupation: Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 3.4% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Machinery Instructor; Apparel Manufacture Instructor
Etchers and Engravers 2.4% Engraving Patternmaker
Occupation: Etchers and Engravers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 2.4% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Engraving Patternmaker
Sales and Related Workers, All Other 1.7% Apparel Stock Checker
Occupation: Sales and Related Workers, All Other U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 1.7% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Stock Checker
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 1.2% Drawing Kiln Operator; Drawing Machine Operator; Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Machine Operator
Occupation: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 1.2% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Kiln Operator; Drawing Machine Operator; Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Machine Operator
Fashion Designers 0.5% Apparel Accessories Specialist; Apparel Designer; Apparel Fashion Designer; Fashion Adviser; Fashion Advisor; Fashion Consultant; Fashion Designer; Fashion Director; Fashion Illustrator; Fashion Supervisor; Latex Fashions Designer
Occupation: Fashion Designers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 0.5% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Accessories Specialist; Apparel Designer; Apparel Fashion Designer; Fashion Adviser; Fashion Advisor; Fashion Consultant; Fashion Designer; Fashion Director; Fashion Illustrator; Fashion Supervisor; Latex Fashions Designer
Retail Salespersons -1% Fashion Consultant; Leather and Suede Apparel and Accessories Salesperson
Occupation: Retail Salespersons U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -1% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Consultant; Leather and Suede Apparel and Accessories Salesperson
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic -2.4% Drawing Press Operator
Occupation: Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -2.4% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Press Operator
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic -3.2% All-Around Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Freelance Patternmaker; Journeyman Patternmaker; Master Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker; Sample Patternmaker
Occupation: Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -3.2% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: All-Around Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Freelance Patternmaker; Journeyman Patternmaker; Master Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker; Sample Patternmaker
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers -4.3% Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Operator
Occupation: Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -4.3% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Operator
Helpers--Production Workers -4.5% Drawing in Machine Tender Helper; Wearing Apparel Shaker
Occupation: Helpers--Production Workers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -4.5% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing in Machine Tender Helper; Wearing Apparel Shaker
Drafters, All Other -5.4% Drawing Checker; Drawing Tracer
Occupation: Drafters, All Other U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -5.4% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Checker; Drawing Tracer
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic -6.1% Drawing Machine Operator
Occupation: Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -6.1% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Machine Operator
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other -6.4% Apparel Embroidery Digitizer; Cardroom Drawing Runner
Occupation: Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -6.4% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Embroidery Digitizer; Cardroom Drawing Runner
Sewers, Hand -9.5% Apparel Specialist; Custom Apparel Specialist
Occupation: Sewers, Hand U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -9.5% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Specialist; Custom Apparel Specialist
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers -9.7% Apparel Patternmaker; Clothing Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Designer and Patternmaker; Embroidery Patternmaker; Fashion Patternmaker; Garment Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Pleat Patternmaker; Shoe Patternmaker
Occupation: Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -9.7% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Patternmaker; Clothing Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Designer and Patternmaker; Embroidery Patternmaker; Fashion Patternmaker; Garment Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Pleat Patternmaker; Shoe Patternmaker
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders -11.5% Drawing Box Tender; Drawing Frame Tender; Drawing Machine Operator; Drawing Operator; Drawing Tender
Occupation: Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -11.5% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Box Tender; Drawing Frame Tender; Drawing Machine Operator; Drawing Operator; Drawing Tender
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders -14.8% Drawing Hand; Drawing in Hand; Drawing in Machine Tender; Patternmaker Helper
Occupation: Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -14.8% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Hand; Drawing in Hand; Drawing in Machine Tender; Patternmaker Helper
Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers -24.1% Fashion Sales Consultant
Occupation: Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -24.1% Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Sales Consultant

38 Fashion Design and Technologies careers are listed below (sorted by U.S. National Median Salary). Fashion Design and Technologies-related jobs specific to each occupation are also provided. Please Scroll and Select below::

Occupations National Median Salary Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs

Marketing Managers $ 142,170 Fashion Coordinator; Fashion Marketer
Occupation: Marketing Managers National Median Salary: $ 142,170 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Coordinator; Fashion Marketer
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary $ 103,600 Drawing Instructor; Mechanical Drawing Teacher
Occupation: Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary National Median Salary: $ 103,600 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Instructor; Mechanical Drawing Teacher
Fashion Designers $ 75,810 Apparel Accessories Specialist; Apparel Designer; Apparel Fashion Designer; Fashion Adviser; Fashion Advisor; Fashion Consultant; Fashion Designer; Fashion Director; Fashion Illustrator; Fashion Supervisor; Latex Fashions Designer
Occupation: Fashion Designers National Median Salary: $ 75,810 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Accessories Specialist; Apparel Designer; Apparel Fashion Designer; Fashion Adviser; Fashion Advisor; Fashion Consultant; Fashion Designer; Fashion Director; Fashion Illustrator; Fashion Supervisor; Latex Fashions Designer
Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary $ 72,220 Fashion Professor
Occupation: Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary National Median Salary: $ 72,220 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Professor
Patternmakers, Wood $ 65,120 Journeyman Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Production Patternmaker
Occupation: Patternmakers, Wood National Median Salary: $ 65,120 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Journeyman Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Production Patternmaker
Editors $ 63,400 Fashion Editor
Occupation: Editors National Median Salary: $ 63,400 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Editor
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers $ 62,850 Drawing Kiln Supervisor; Drawing Supervisor
Occupation: First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers National Median Salary: $ 62,850 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Kiln Supervisor; Drawing Supervisor
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products $ 62,070 Apparel Trimmings Sales Representative; Safety Apparel Sales Representative
Occupation: Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products National Median Salary: $ 62,070 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Trimmings Sales Representative; Safety Apparel Sales Representative
Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians $ 58,230 Engineering Drawings Checker
Occupation: Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians National Median Salary: $ 58,230 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Engineering Drawings Checker
Curators $ 56,990 Fashion Arts and Textiles Curator; Prints and Drawings Curator; Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Occupation: Curators National Median Salary: $ 56,990 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Arts and Textiles Curator; Prints and Drawings Curator; Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary $ 55,620 Apparel Machinery Instructor; Apparel Manufacture Instructor
Occupation: Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary National Median Salary: $ 55,620 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Machinery Instructor; Apparel Manufacture Instructor
Industrial Machinery Mechanics $ 55,490 Drawing Roving Technician
Occupation: Industrial Machinery Mechanics National Median Salary: $ 55,490 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Roving Technician
Drafters, All Other $ 54,500 Drawing Checker; Drawing Tracer
Occupation: Drafters, All Other National Median Salary: $ 54,500 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Checker; Drawing Tracer
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators $ 52,340 Fashion Artist; Fashion Illustrator
Occupation: Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators National Median Salary: $ 52,340 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Artist; Fashion Illustrator
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers $ 49,680 Apparel Patternmaker; Clothing Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Designer and Patternmaker; Embroidery Patternmaker; Fashion Patternmaker; Garment Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Pleat Patternmaker; Shoe Patternmaker
Occupation: Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers National Median Salary: $ 49,680 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Patternmaker; Clothing Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Designer and Patternmaker; Embroidery Patternmaker; Fashion Patternmaker; Garment Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Pleat Patternmaker; Shoe Patternmaker
News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists $ 49,300 Fashion Journalist
Occupation: News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists National Median Salary: $ 49,300 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Journalist
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic $ 48,160 All-Around Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Freelance Patternmaker; Journeyman Patternmaker; Master Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker; Sample Patternmaker
Occupation: Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic National Median Salary: $ 48,160 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: All-Around Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Freelance Patternmaker; Journeyman Patternmaker; Master Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker; Sample Patternmaker
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic $ 43,600 Drawing Machine Operator
Occupation: Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic National Median Salary: $ 43,600 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Machine Operator
Photographers $ 41,280 Fashion Photographer
Occupation: Photographers National Median Salary: $ 41,280 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Photographer
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers $ 37,160 Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Operator
Occupation: Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers National Median Salary: $ 37,160 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Operator
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic $ 36,980 Drawing Press Operator
Occupation: Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic National Median Salary: $ 36,980 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Press Operator
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $ 36,560 Drawing Kiln Operator; Drawing Machine Operator; Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Machine Operator
Occupation: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders National Median Salary: $ 36,560 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Kiln Operator; Drawing Machine Operator; Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Machine Operator
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers $ 34,780 Patternmaker
Occupation: Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers National Median Salary: $ 34,780 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Patternmaker
Woodworkers, All Other $ 33,630 Patternmaker
Occupation: Woodworkers, All Other National Median Salary: $ 33,630 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Patternmaker
Demonstrators and Product Promoters $ 32,500 Fashion Show Director
Occupation: Demonstrators and Product Promoters National Median Salary: $ 32,500 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Show Director
Models $ 31,910 Fashion Model
Occupation: Models National Median Salary: $ 31,910 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Model
Etchers and Engravers $ 31,790 Engraving Patternmaker
Occupation: Etchers and Engravers National Median Salary: $ 31,790 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Engraving Patternmaker
Production Workers, All Other $ 31,420 Envelope Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker
Occupation: Production Workers, All Other National Median Salary: $ 31,420 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Envelope Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $ 31,090 Drawing Hand; Drawing in Hand; Drawing in Machine Tender; Patternmaker Helper
Occupation: Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders National Median Salary: $ 31,090 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Hand; Drawing in Hand; Drawing in Machine Tender; Patternmaker Helper
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders $ 30,890 Drawing Box Tender; Drawing Frame Tender; Drawing Machine Operator; Drawing Operator; Drawing Tender
Occupation: Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders National Median Salary: $ 30,890 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Box Tender; Drawing Frame Tender; Drawing Machine Operator; Drawing Operator; Drawing Tender
Counter and Rental Clerks $ 30,870 Apparel Rental Clerk
Occupation: Counter and Rental Clerks National Median Salary: $ 30,870 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Rental Clerk
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers $ 30,810 Apparel Merchandiser; Fashion Merchandiser
Occupation: Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers National Median Salary: $ 30,810 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Merchandiser; Fashion Merchandiser
Sales and Related Workers, All Other $ 30,550 Apparel Stock Checker
Occupation: Sales and Related Workers, All Other National Median Salary: $ 30,550 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Stock Checker
Helpers--Production Workers $ 30,500 Drawing in Machine Tender Helper; Wearing Apparel Shaker
Occupation: Helpers--Production Workers National Median Salary: $ 30,500 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing in Machine Tender Helper; Wearing Apparel Shaker
Sewers, Hand $ 30,000 Apparel Specialist; Custom Apparel Specialist
Occupation: Sewers, Hand National Median Salary: $ 30,000 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Specialist; Custom Apparel Specialist
Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers $ 29,730 Fashion Sales Consultant
Occupation: Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers National Median Salary: $ 29,730 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Sales Consultant
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other $ 28,650 Apparel Embroidery Digitizer; Cardroom Drawing Runner
Occupation: Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other National Median Salary: $ 28,650 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Embroidery Digitizer; Cardroom Drawing Runner
Retail Salespersons $ 27,080 Fashion Consultant; Leather and Suede Apparel and Accessories Salesperson
Occupation: Retail Salespersons National Median Salary: $ 27,080 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Consultant; Leather and Suede Apparel and Accessories Salesperson

34 Fashion Design and Technologies careers are listed (sorted by Education/Preparation Requirements - descending) to provide career ladders. Fashion Design and Technologies-related jobs specific to each career are also provided.

Education/Preparation Categories:
5 = Usually requires graduate school (e.g., Master's degree, Ph.D., M.D., or J.D.)
4 = Usually requires a four-year Bachelor's degree
3 = Usually requires vocational training, related on-the-job experience, or Associate's degree
2 = Usually requires a high school diploma
1 = May require a high school diploma or GED certificate
Please Scroll and Select below:
Occupations Education/Preparation Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs

Curators 5 Fashion Arts and Textiles Curator; Prints and Drawings Curator; Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Occupation: Curators Education/Preparation: 5 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Arts and Textiles Curator; Prints and Drawings Curator; Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary 5 Drawing Instructor; Mechanical Drawing Teacher
Occupation: Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary Education/Preparation: 5 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Instructor; Mechanical Drawing Teacher
Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary 5 Fashion Professor
Occupation: Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary Education/Preparation: 5 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Professor
Editors 4 Fashion Editor
Occupation: Editors Education/Preparation: 4 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Editor
Marketing Managers 4 Fashion Coordinator; Fashion Marketer
Occupation: Marketing Managers Education/Preparation: 4 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Coordinator; Fashion Marketer
News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists 4 Fashion Journalist
Occupation: News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists Education/Preparation: 4 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Journalist
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 4 Apparel Trimmings Sales Representative; Safety Apparel Sales Representative
Occupation: Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products Education/Preparation: 4 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Trimmings Sales Representative; Safety Apparel Sales Representative
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary 3 Apparel Machinery Instructor; Apparel Manufacture Instructor
Occupation: Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Machinery Instructor; Apparel Manufacture Instructor
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers 3 Apparel Patternmaker; Clothing Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Designer and Patternmaker; Embroidery Patternmaker; Fashion Patternmaker; Garment Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Pleat Patternmaker; Shoe Patternmaker
Occupation: Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Patternmaker; Clothing Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Designer and Patternmaker; Embroidery Patternmaker; Fashion Patternmaker; Garment Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Pleat Patternmaker; Shoe Patternmaker
Fashion Designers 3 Apparel Accessories Specialist; Apparel Designer; Apparel Fashion Designer; Fashion Adviser; Fashion Advisor; Fashion Consultant; Fashion Designer; Fashion Director; Fashion Illustrator; Fashion Supervisor; Latex Fashions Designer
Occupation: Fashion Designers Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Accessories Specialist; Apparel Designer; Apparel Fashion Designer; Fashion Adviser; Fashion Advisor; Fashion Consultant; Fashion Designer; Fashion Director; Fashion Illustrator; Fashion Supervisor; Latex Fashions Designer
Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators 3 Fashion Artist; Fashion Illustrator
Occupation: Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Artist; Fashion Illustrator
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 3 Drawing Kiln Supervisor; Drawing Supervisor
Occupation: First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Kiln Supervisor; Drawing Supervisor
Industrial Machinery Mechanics 3 Drawing Roving Technician
Occupation: Industrial Machinery Mechanics Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Roving Technician
Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians 3 Engineering Drawings Checker
Occupation: Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Engineering Drawings Checker
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 3 Apparel Merchandiser; Fashion Merchandiser
Occupation: Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Merchandiser; Fashion Merchandiser
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic 3 All-Around Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Freelance Patternmaker; Journeyman Patternmaker; Master Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker; Sample Patternmaker
Occupation: Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: All-Around Patternmaker; Computer Patternmaker; Freelance Patternmaker; Journeyman Patternmaker; Master Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Plaster Patternmaker; Sample Patternmaker
Patternmakers, Wood 3 Journeyman Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Production Patternmaker
Occupation: Patternmakers, Wood Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Journeyman Patternmaker; Patternmaker; Production Patternmaker
Photographers 3 Fashion Photographer
Occupation: Photographers Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Photographer
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products 3 Fashion Buyer
Occupation: Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products Education/Preparation: 3 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Buyer
Counter and Rental Clerks 2 Apparel Rental Clerk
Occupation: Counter and Rental Clerks Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Rental Clerk
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2 Drawing Press Operator
Occupation: Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Press Operator
Demonstrators and Product Promoters 2 Fashion Show Director
Occupation: Demonstrators and Product Promoters Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Show Director
Etchers and Engravers 2 Engraving Patternmaker
Occupation: Etchers and Engravers Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Engraving Patternmaker
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers 2 Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Operator
Occupation: Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Operator
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2 Drawing Kiln Operator; Drawing Machine Operator; Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Machine Operator
Occupation: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Kiln Operator; Drawing Machine Operator; Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Machine Operator
Helpers--Production Workers 2 Drawing in Machine Tender Helper; Wearing Apparel Shaker
Occupation: Helpers--Production Workers Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing in Machine Tender Helper; Wearing Apparel Shaker
Models 2 Fashion Model
Occupation: Models Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Model
Retail Salespersons 2 Fashion Consultant; Leather and Suede Apparel and Accessories Salesperson
Occupation: Retail Salespersons Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Consultant; Leather and Suede Apparel and Accessories Salesperson
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2 Drawing Machine Operator
Occupation: Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Machine Operator
Sewers, Hand 2 Apparel Specialist; Custom Apparel Specialist
Occupation: Sewers, Hand Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Apparel Specialist; Custom Apparel Specialist
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2 Drawing Hand; Drawing in Hand; Drawing in Machine Tender; Patternmaker Helper
Occupation: Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Hand; Drawing in Hand; Drawing in Machine Tender; Patternmaker Helper
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2 Drawing Box Tender; Drawing Frame Tender; Drawing Machine Operator; Drawing Operator; Drawing Tender
Occupation: Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Education/Preparation: 2 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Drawing Box Tender; Drawing Frame Tender; Drawing Machine Operator; Drawing Operator; Drawing Tender
Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers 1 Fashion Sales Consultant
Occupation: Door-to-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors, and Related Workers Education/Preparation: 1 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Fashion Sales Consultant
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers 1 Patternmaker
Occupation: Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers Education/Preparation: 1 Fashion Design and Technologies-Related Jobs: Patternmaker

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All-Around Patternmaker
Apparel Accessories Specialist
Apparel Designer
Apparel Embroidery Digitizer
Apparel Fashion Designer
Apparel Machinery Instructor
Apparel Manufacture Instructor
Apparel Merchandiser
Apparel Patternmaker
Apparel Rental Clerk
Apparel Specialist
Apparel Stock Checker
Apparel Trimmings Sales Representative
Cardroom Drawing Runner
Clothing Patternmaker
Computer Patternmaker
Custom Apparel Specialist
Designer and Patternmaker
Drawing Box Tender
Drawing Checker
Drawing Frame Tender
Drawing Hand
Drawing in Hand
Drawing in Machine Tender
Drawing in Machine Tender Helper
Drawing Instructor
Drawing Kiln Operator
Drawing Kiln Supervisor
Drawing Machine Operator
Drawing Operator
Drawing Press Operator
Drawing Roving Technician
Drawing Supervisor
Drawing Tender
Drawing Tracer
Embroidery Patternmaker
Engineering Drawings Checker
Engraving Patternmaker
Envelope Patternmaker
Fashion Adviser
Fashion Advisor
Fashion Artist
Fashion Arts and Textiles Curator
Fashion Buyer
Fashion Consultant
Fashion Coordinator
Fashion Designer
Fashion Director
Fashion Editor
Fashion Illustrator
Fashion Journalist
Fashion Marketer
Fashion Merchandiser
Fashion Model
Fashion Patternmaker
Fashion Photographer
Fashion Professor
Fashion Sales Consultant
Fashion Show Director
Fashion Supervisor
Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Machine Operator
Fiberglass Dowel Drawing Operator
Freelance Patternmaker
Garment Patternmaker
Journeyman Patternmaker
Latex Fashions Designer
Leather and Suede Apparel and Accessories Salesperson
Master Patternmaker
Mechanical Drawing Teacher
Patternmaker
Patternmaker Helper
Plaster Patternmaker
Pleat Patternmaker
Prints and Drawings Curator
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs Curator
Production Patternmaker
Safety Apparel Sales Representative
Sample Patternmaker
Shoe Patternmaker
Wearing Apparel Shaker


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