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

Occupation group

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 13,920
2002 13,870
2003 14,590
2004 16,210
2005 17,140
2006 17,840
2007 17,780
2008 18,840
2009 19,000
2010 18,770
2011 19,090
2012 18,510
2013 16,590
2014 15,760
2015 16,260
2016 17,370
2017 17,440
2018 17,700

Individual occupations

Art Directors

Year Number
2001 120
2002 150
2003 150
2004 130
2005 230
2006 220
2007 230
2008 270
2009 240
2010 210
2011 150
2012 160
2013 180
2014 280
2015 250
2016 280
2017 220
2018 230

Craft Artists

Year Number
2004 50
2005 140
2006 170
2007 110
2008 90
2009 80
2010 130
2011 160
2012 140
2013 120
2014 100
2015 110
2016 110
2017 140
2018 100

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators

Year Number
2001 90
2002 100
2003 80
2004 90
2005 120
2006 110
2007 80
2010 40
2011 50
2012 60
2018 30

Multimedia Artists and Animators

Year Number
2001 200
2002 190
2003 180
2004 160
2005 120
2007 80
2008 90
2009 80
2010 70
2011 70
2012 60
2013 90
2014 90
2015 140
2016 130
2017 140
2018 130

Artists and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 40
2005 50
2006 50
2007 40
2008 40
2009 40
2010 40
2014 50
2015 50
2016 80
2017 50
2018 50

Commercial and Industrial Designers

Year Number
2001 260
2002 240
2003 190
2004 220
2005 200
2006 180
2007 180
2008 250
2009 190
2010 160
2011 80
2012 70
2013 110
2014 150
2015 220
2016 240
2017 180
2018 180

Fashion Designers

Year Number
2001 30
2002 40
2003 60
2004 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40

Floral Designers

Year Number
2001 830
2002 980
2003 1,120
2004 1,330
2005 1,200
2006 1,140
2007 900
2008 920
2009 780
2010 850
2011 830
2012 870
2013 790
2014 760
2015 720
2016 620
2017 650
2018 640

Graphic Designers

Year Number
2001 1,390
2002 1,180
2003 1,290
2004 1,360
2005 1,690
2006 1,690
2007 1,760
2008 1,860
2009 1,880
2010 1,740
2011 1,550
2012 1,490
2013 1,550
2014 1,450
2015 1,540
2016 1,520
2017 1,670
2018 1,610

Interior Designers

Year Number
2001 450
2002 350
2003 410
2004 380
2005 380
2006 360
2007 430
2008 460
2009 420
2010 330
2011 380
2012 360
2013 360
2014 310
2015 340
2016 490
2017 600
2018 550

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Year Number
2001 690
2002 720
2003 1,080
2004 1,090
2005 1,480
2006 1,380
2007 1,310
2008 1,030
2009 900
2010 1,550
2011 2,890
2012 3,360
2013 2,150
2014 1,800
2015 2,040
2016 2,870
2017 2,940
2018 3,350

Set and Exhibit Designers

Year Number
2009 30
2010 40
2011 40
2012 60
2013 70
2014 60
2016 50
2017 40
2018 70

Designers, All Other

Year Number
2004 100
2005 100
2006 60
2007 100
2008 80
2009 70
2016 40
2017 90

Actors

Year Number
2005 190
2006 210
2009 240

Producers and Directors

Year Number
2001 390
2002 390
2003 330
2004 430
2005 490
2006 460
2007 570
2008 650
2009 610
2010 570
2011 560
2012 490
2013 450
2014 430
2015 540
2016 550
2017 650
2018 730

Athletes and Sports Competitors

Year Number
2006 80

Coaches and Scouts

Year Number
2001 1,090
2002 1,080
2003 1,290
2004 2,220
2005 2,320
2006 2,730
2007 1,850
2008 2,460
2009 2,540
2010 2,850
2011 2,620
2012 2,760
2013 2,690
2014 2,810
2015 3,010
2016 3,180
2017 2,570
2018 2,420

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

Year Number
2007 40
2008 30
2009 30
2010 80
2011 70
2012 110
2013 90
2014 110
2015 80
2016 90
2017 80
2018 40

Dancers

Year Number
2007 40
2008 50
2012 30

Choreographers

Year Number
2001 440
2002 580
2003 530
2004 510
2005 510
2006 420
2007 530
2008 520
2009 810
2010 570
2011 520
2012 130

Music Directors and Composers

Year Number
2002 30
2004 40
2005 40
2009 140
2010 290
2011 350
2012 300
2013 220
2014 170
2015 100
2016 60
2017 70
2018 80

Musicians and Singers

Year Number
2001 300
2002 290
2003 130
2004 230
2005 260
2006 220
2007 250
2008 150
2009 240
2010 330
2011 320
2012 320
2013 210
2014 150
2015 150
2016 120
2017 90
2018 160

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 70
2005 70
2006 60
2007 40
2008 30
2009 40
2010 30
2016 60
2017 50
2018 50

Announcers

Year Number
2001 1,000
2002 990
2003 1,010

Radio and Television Announcers

Year Number
2004 880
2005 790
2006 790
2007 700
2008 600
2009 630
2010 660
2011 780
2012 720
2013 530
2014 460
2015 330
2016 310
2017 260
2018 240

Public Address System and Other Announcers

Year Number
2004 60
2005 40
2006 80
2007 120
2008 210
2009 100
2010 60
2014 50
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50
2018 40

News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents

Year Number
2001 830
2002 680
2003 680

Broadcast News Analysts

Year Number
2004 130
2005 150
2006 130
2007 150
2008 170
2009 120
2010 140
2011 130
2012 170
2013 120
2014 150
2015 160
2016 240

Reporters and Correspondents

Year Number
2004 700
2005 790
2006 900
2007 640
2008 560
2009 500
2010 490
2011 540
2012 480
2013 540
2014 480
2015 510
2016 430
2017 470
2018 480

Public Relations Specialists

Year Number
2001 1,110
2002 1,160
2003 1,200
2004 1,450
2005 1,520
2006 1,990
2007 2,770
2008 3,510
2009 3,780
2010 3,260
2011 2,700
2012 2,060
2013 2,120
2014 2,130
2015 1,980
2016 1,820
2017 1,760
2018 1,890

Editors

Year Number
2001 820
2002 720
2003 710
2004 890
2005 850
2006 1,000
2007 880
2008 880
2009 770
2010 750
2011 800
2012 720
2013 620
2014 530
2015 560
2016 660
2017 490
2018 550

Technical Writers

Year Number
2001 490
2002 430
2003 460
2004 510
2005 570
2006 540
2007 450
2008 540
2009 620
2010 730
2011 720
2012 830
2013 660
2014 700
2015 660
2016 660
2017 700
2018 700

Writers and Authors

Year Number
2001 230
2002 270
2003 260
2004 390
2005 390
2006 450
2007 460
2008 360
2009 320
2010 190
2011 220
2012 280
2013 290
2014 280
2015 190
2016 220
2017 180
2018 190

Interpreters and Translators

Year Number
2001 140
2002 130
2003 140
2004 110
2005 110
2006 130
2007 190
2008 240
2009 240
2010 210
2011 220
2012 290
2013 260
2014 220
2015 170
2016 230
2017 240
2018 250

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 180
2005 160
2006 70
2007 140

Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Year Number
2001 260
2002 240
2003 350
2004 320
2005 320
2006 330
2007 410
2008 440
2009 470
2010 410
2011 350
2012 320
2013 290
2014 390
2015 670
2016 690
2017 870
2018 770

Broadcast Technicians

Year Number
2001 410
2002 430
2003 480
2004 500
2005 420
2006 420
2007 410
2008 490
2009 430
2010 340
2011 330
2012 330
2013 420
2014 400
2015 370
2016 340
2017 400
2018 370

Radio Operators

Year Number
2001 100
2002 90
2003 80
2005 80
2006 80

Sound Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 120
2002 90
2003 90
2004 100
2005 50
2006 50
2007 90
2008 40
2009 30
2010 40
2011 70
2012 80
2013 90
2014 80
2015 60
2016 30
2018 60

Photographers

Year Number
2001 960
2002 950
2003 900
2004 820
2005 730
2006 690
2007 820
2008 820
2009 820
2010 830
2011 890
2012 790
2013 710
2014 570
2015 550
2016 470
2017 480
2018 480

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

Year Number
2001 160
2002 220
2003 240
2004 240
2005 210
2006 210
2007 280
2008 190
2009 150
2010 110
2011 150
2012 190
2013 280
2014 240
2015 260
2016 190
2017 170
2018 90

Film and Video Editors

Year Number
2001 70
2002 90
2003 100
2004 130
2005 150
2006 130
2007 160
2008 130
2009 110
2010 140
2011 160
2012 170
2013 150
2014 100
2015 140
2016 110
2017 120
2018 80

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 70
2005 60
2006 70
2007 70
2008 90
2009 90
2010 90
2011 70
2012 70
2013 70
2014 70
2015 110
2016 120
2017 100
2018 70