Numbers of Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations in Arkansas

Occupation group

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 8,580
2002 7,850
2003 8,190
2004 8,400
2005 8,420
2006 8,670
2007 9,020
2008 8,940
2009 8,920
2010 8,620
2011 8,350
2012 8,460
2013 8,500
2014 8,520
2015 8,360
2016 8,180
2017 9,380
2018 9,370

Individual occupations

Art Directors

Year Number
2001 60
2002 50
2003 40
2004 120
2005 130
2006 150
2007 160
2008 160
2009 150
2010 90
2011 110
2012 140
2013 170
2014 140
2015 110
2016 60
2017 110
2018 120

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators

Year Number
2001 50
2002 120
2003 100
2004 40
2005 30
2006 50
2015 70
2016 110
2018 90

Multimedia Artists and Animators

Year Number
2001 80
2002 70
2003 50
2008 40
2013 40
2014 30
2015 70
2016 50
2017 100
2018 80

Commercial and Industrial Designers

Year Number
2001 70
2002 50
2003 50
2004 70
2005 80
2008 60
2009 50
2010 70
2011 100
2012 110
2013 80
2014 100
2015 80
2016 100
2018 100

Fashion Designers

Year Number
2018 40

Floral Designers

Year Number
2001 800
2002 800
2003 950
2004 700
2005 650
2006 510
2007 490
2008 450
2009 430
2010 440
2011 460
2012 480
2013 400
2014 350
2015 310
2016 320
2017 320
2018 340

Graphic Designers

Year Number
2001 660
2002 720
2003 840
2004 940
2005 1,040
2006 1,040
2007 1,170
2008 1,150
2009 1,080
2010 920
2011 940
2012 940
2013 990
2014 940
2015 990
2016 1,080
2017 1,150
2018 1,110

Interior Designers

Year Number
2001 80
2002 90
2003 90
2004 140
2005 120
2006 160
2007 200
2008 190
2009 140
2010 160
2011 160
2012 170
2013 90
2014 120
2015 200
2016 210
2017 340
2018 250

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Year Number
2001 190
2002 110
2003 210
2004 300
2005 250
2006 250
2007 230
2008 510
2009 660
2010 670
2011 470
2012 460
2013 420
2014 490
2015 430
2016 540

Set and Exhibit Designers

Year Number
2004 40
2005 40
2012 40

Designers, All Other

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50

Actors

Year Number
2004 170
2005 190
2006 160
2007 190
2008 180
2009 180

Producers and Directors

Year Number
2001 280
2002 320
2003 270
2004 280
2005 250
2006 260
2007 320
2008 260
2009 220
2010 170
2011 210
2012 240
2013 280
2014 300
2015 300
2016 320
2017 440
2018 470

Athletes and Sports Competitors

Year Number
2003 50
2004 80
2005 110
2006 80
2007 40
2008 50
2009 30
2010 30
2011 130
2012 70
2013 70
2015 110

Coaches and Scouts

Year Number
2001 280
2002 370
2003 450
2004 750
2005 960
2006 1,140
2007 1,080
2008 1,040
2009 1,030
2010 1,140
2011 1,170
2012 1,350
2013 1,580
2014 1,640
2015 1,580
2016 1,490
2017 1,620
2018 1,410

Choreographers

Year Number
2003 30
2009 80
2010 120

Music Directors and Composers

Year Number
2009 200
2010 270
2011 350
2012 320
2013 270
2014 220
2015 130
2016 60
2017 30

Musicians and Singers

Year Number
2001 140
2002 130
2003 140
2018 40

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 70
2005 50

Announcers

Year Number
2001 580
2002 550
2003 540

Radio and Television Announcers

Year Number
2004 450
2005 470
2006 480
2007 430
2008 340
2009 280
2010 290
2011 320
2012 380
2013 370
2014 330
2015 260
2016 310
2017 370
2018 330

Public Address System and Other Announcers

Year Number
2004 70
2005 70
2006 90
2007 80
2008 60
2009 50
2010 30

News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents

Year Number
2001 660
2002 720
2003 700

Broadcast News Analysts

Year Number
2004 100
2005 70
2006 70
2007 90
2008 50
2009 50
2010 30
2011 50
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 30
2018 30

Reporters and Correspondents

Year Number
2004 520
2005 470
2006 510
2007 500
2008 460
2009 390
2010 440
2011 460
2012 420
2013 410
2014 370
2015 390
2016 310
2017 310
2018 260

Public Relations Specialists

Year Number
2001 1,150
2002 1,050
2003 1,100
2004 1,110
2005 1,110
2006 1,120
2007 1,170
2008 1,220
2009 1,260
2010 1,230
2011 1,010
2012 930
2013 970
2014 1,060
2015 880
2016 790
2017 920
2018 1,110

Editors

Year Number
2001 540
2002 560
2003 520
2004 410
2005 430
2006 450
2007 460
2008 460
2009 390
2010 440
2011 430
2012 460
2013 460
2014 470
2015 520
2016 490
2017 400
2018 330

Technical Writers

Year Number
2001 140
2002 260
2003 230
2004 170
2005 220
2006 220
2007 250
2008 170
2009 150
2010 130
2011 110
2012 110
2013 130
2014 180
2015 180
2016 170
2017 180
2018 190

Writers and Authors

Year Number
2001 160
2002 130
2003 150
2004 130
2005 100
2006 120
2007 150
2008 120
2009 120
2010 110
2011 150
2012 160
2013 170
2014 150
2015 110
2016 100
2017 120
2018 120

Interpreters and Translators

Year Number
2001 70
2002 60
2003 50
2004 80
2005 100
2006 100
2007 90
2008 140
2009 140
2010 150
2011 90
2012 90
2013 110
2014 110
2015 170
2016 170
2017 140
2018 120

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 90
2005 60
2006 50
2007 50
2008 80
2009 110
2010 90
2011 80
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40

Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Year Number
2001 100
2002 130
2003 130
2004 150
2005 140
2006 130
2007 130
2008 160
2009 190
2010 180
2011 180
2012 240
2013 220
2014 210
2015 210
2016 240
2017 240
2018 230

Broadcast Technicians

Year Number
2001 110
2002 110
2003 130
2004 160
2005 190
2006 170
2007 280
2008 470
2009 400
2010 330
2011 190
2012 120
2013 120
2014 100
2015 120
2016 100
2017 210

Sound Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 60
2002 60
2003 40
2004 60
2005 60
2006 60
2007 50
2011 40
2012 60
2013 60
2014 40
2015 40
2016 40
2017 30

Photographers

Year Number
2001 490
2002 550
2003 510
2004 460
2005 470
2006 480
2007 480
2008 370
2009 360
2010 330
2011 350
2012 390
2013 380
2014 390
2015 370
2016 380
2017 330
2018 330

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

Year Number
2001 160
2002 130
2003 160
2004 150
2005 100
2006 100
2007 70
2011 50
2012 70
2013 60
2014 60
2015 70
2016 80
2017 90
2018 90

Film and Video Editors

Year Number
2001 50
2002 40
2004 60
2005 50
2006 60
2007 50
2008 30
2009 30
2010 30
2011 40
2012 40
2013 60
2014 130
2015 100
2016 100

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 60
2005 60
2006 70
2007 50
2008 60
2009 80
2010 70
2011 100
2013 80
2014 60