Numbers of Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations in Richmond, VA

Occupation group

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,090
2006 7,870
2007 7,190
2008 6,780
2009 6,570
2010 6,750
2011 6,830
2012 6,900
2013 7,050
2014 7,690
2015 7,470
2016 7,580
2017 7,570
2018 7,940

Individual occupations

Art Directors

Year Number
2005 160
2006 180
2007 90
2008 80
2009 80
2010 130
2011 170
2012 190
2014 340
2015 270
2016 140
2017 90
2018 100

Craft Artists

Year Number
2010 30

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators

Year Number
2005 60
2008 60
2009 60
2010 50
2014 60
2015 50
2016 30

Multimedia Artists and Animators

Year Number
2005 180
2006 260
2007 90
2009 40
2010 40
2011 50
2012 80
2013 50
2014 60
2016 120
2018 70

Commercial and Industrial Designers

Year Number
2005 110
2006 50
2011 70
2012 90
2013 100
2014 110
2015 110
2016 90
2017 90
2018 140

Floral Designers

Year Number
2005 250
2006 190
2007 250
2008 230
2009 220
2010 210
2011 190
2012 180
2013 160
2014 120
2015 150
2016 120
2017 140
2018 120

Graphic Designers

Year Number
2005 1,000
2006 900
2007 860
2008 870
2009 930
2010 810
2011 840
2012 750
2013 820
2014 880
2015 830
2016 850
2017 870
2018 960

Interior Designers

Year Number
2005 210
2006 300
2007 210
2008 220
2009 240
2010 280
2011 230
2012 210
2013 170
2014 230
2015 200
2016 240
2017 310
2018 270

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Year Number
2005 220
2006 280
2007 220
2008 100
2009 120
2011 200
2012 180
2015 330
2016 340
2018 720

Set and Exhibit Designers

Year Number
2006 130
2007 150
2008 70
2009 70
2010 70
2011 50
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50
2015 40
2016 30
2017 40

Actors

Year Number
2015 40

Producers and Directors

Year Number
2005 170
2006 230
2007 280
2008 330
2009 330
2010 310
2011 300
2012 330
2013 310
2014 440
2015 440
2016 410
2017 330
2018 410

Athletes and Sports Competitors

Year Number
2005 120

Coaches and Scouts

Year Number
2005 900
2006 960
2007 920
2008 850
2009 800
2010 1,010
2011 1,100
2012 1,260
2013 1,280
2014 1,580
2015 1,360
2016 1,390
2017 1,240
2018 1,300

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

Year Number
2006 90
2011 160
2012 160
2013 150
2014 80

Dancers

Year Number
2014 60
2015 80
2016 60

Choreographers

Year Number
2008 230
2009 200

Music Directors and Composers

Year Number
2006 60
2007 70
2008 40
2009 40
2010 70
2011 70
2012 90
2013 70
2014 70
2015 70
2016 40
2017 40
2018 30

Musicians and Singers

Year Number
2006 260
2007 250
2008 180
2009 130
2010 100
2011 110
2012 120
2013 110
2014 120
2015 70
2016 150
2017 230
2018 200

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2008 30

Radio and Television Announcers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 120
2007 190
2010 100
2011 110
2012 200
2013 150
2014 130
2015 110
2016 100
2017 100

Broadcast News Analysts

Year Number
2005 110
2006 70
2007 70
2008 30

Reporters and Correspondents

Year Number
2006 130
2007 130
2008 140
2009 150
2010 170
2011 110
2012 120
2013 80
2014 60
2015 50
2016 30
2017 40

Public Relations Specialists

Year Number
2005 920
2006 1,270
2007 1,340
2008 1,500
2009 1,270
2010 1,170
2011 980
2012 950
2013 980
2014 1,070
2015 1,040
2016 1,090
2017 1,140
2018 1,260

Editors

Year Number
2005 410
2006 370
2007 360
2008 290
2009 320
2010 370
2011 360
2012 360
2013 320
2014 310
2015 220
2016 270
2017 270
2018 390

Technical Writers

Year Number
2005 210
2006 200
2007 210
2008 180
2009 160
2010 170
2011 170
2012 240
2013 190
2014 200
2015 160
2016 200
2017 160
2018 170

Writers and Authors

Year Number
2005 230
2006 240
2007 220
2008 130
2009 190
2010 190
2011 220
2012 170
2013 220
2014 240
2015 250
2016 290
2017 290
2018 290

Interpreters and Translators

Year Number
2005 70
2006 90
2007 110
2008 80
2009 130
2010 130
2011 200
2012 140
2013 130
2014 100
2015 170
2016 190
2017 120
2018 110

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2009 30
2010 30
2011 50
2012 40
2013 30
2014 50
2015 60
2016 70
2018 50

Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Year Number
2005 160
2007 130
2008 80
2009 120
2010 180
2011 190
2012 200
2013 200
2014 190
2015 280
2016 420
2017 480
2018 350

Broadcast Technicians

Year Number
2006 90
2007 160
2008 160
2009 180
2010 120
2011 200
2013 130
2014 120
2015 90
2016 80
2017 80
2018 120

Sound Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2010 60
2011 50
2012 40
2013 40
2014 60
2015 110
2017 60

Photographers

Year Number
2005 200
2006 200
2007 210
2008 170
2009 240
2010 180
2011 130
2012 130
2013 130
2014 150
2015 130
2016 140
2018 120

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

Year Number
2005 50
2006 130
2007 80
2008 70
2009 50
2012 100
2013 50
2014 50
2015 100
2016 80
2017 120
2018 100

Film and Video Editors

Year Number
2006 100
2007 70
2009 30
2010 40
2011 40
2014 40
2015 50
2016 60
2017 60
2018 60

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 30
2014 60
2016 80
2017 60
2018 50