Numbers of Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations in South Carolina

Occupation group

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 13,830
2002 14,680
2003 15,330
2004 14,610
2005 15,430
2006 15,210
2007 16,470
2008 16,940
2009 16,230
2010 15,190
2011 15,130
2012 16,410
2013 16,860
2014 17,390
2015 17,310
2016 18,100
2017 17,900
2018 18,760

Individual occupations

Art Directors

Year Number
2001 100
2002 110
2003 120
2004 110
2005 120
2006 130
2007 200
2008 220
2009 210
2010 180
2011 200
2012 200
2013 170
2014 200
2015 200
2016 180
2017 160
2018 120

Craft Artists

Year Number
2004 60
2005 50
2006 50
2008 30
2010 30
2014 30
2016 40

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators

Year Number
2001 110
2002 120
2004 80
2005 70
2006 90
2008 90
2009 80
2010 80
2013 120
2014 110
2015 120
2016 80
2017 150
2018 110

Multimedia Artists and Animators

Year Number
2001 290
2002 360
2003 210
2004 140
2005 80
2006 160
2007 230
2008 240
2009 100
2010 60
2011 50
2012 50
2013 130
2014 110
2015 180
2016 190
2017 170
2018 140

Artists and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 50
2005 40
2006 80
2010 50
2011 30
2012 40

Commercial and Industrial Designers

Year Number
2001 260
2002 250
2003 220
2004 230
2005 240
2006 340
2007 260
2008 270
2009 250
2010 260
2011 250
2012 390
2013 480
2014 650
2015 620
2016 710
2017 490
2018 400

Fashion Designers

Year Number
2001 40
2002 50
2004 40
2008 30
2009 80
2010 70
2011 80
2012 50
2013 40
2014 50
2015 30
2016 30
2018 50

Floral Designers

Year Number
2001 1,280
2002 1,050
2003 1,130
2004 1,050
2005 900
2006 900
2007 930
2008 1,150
2009 940
2010 890
2011 720
2012 670
2013 650
2014 520
2015 520
2016 560
2017 590
2018 580

Graphic Designers

Year Number
2001 1,250
2002 1,300
2003 1,470
2004 1,480
2005 1,740
2006 1,800
2007 1,760
2008 1,960
2009 1,800
2010 1,760
2011 1,780
2012 1,780
2013 1,960
2014 2,070
2015 2,090
2016 1,840
2017 1,880
2018 2,050

Interior Designers

Year Number
2001 290
2002 400
2003 550
2004 520
2005 490
2006 460
2007 620
2008 640
2009 550
2010 430
2011 410
2012 470
2013 380
2015 390
2016 470
2017 440
2018 530

Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Year Number
2001 740
2002 580
2003 630
2004 620
2005 950
2006 570
2007 630
2008 410
2009 410
2010 550
2011 730
2012 1,090
2013 1,100
2014 1,290
2015 940
2016 1,610
2017 1,600
2018 1,770

Set and Exhibit Designers

Year Number
2001 50
2003 100
2004 180
2005 100
2008 140
2009 60
2010 60
2011 70
2012 70
2013 100
2014 100
2015 70
2016 40

Designers, All Other

Year Number
2004 50
2005 50

Actors

Year Number
2001 330
2002 490
2003 520
2004 230
2006 190
2007 100
2008 90
2009 120
2010 90
2011 110
2012 120
2013 120
2014 230
2015 180
2016 230
2017 200
2018 180

Producers and Directors

Year Number
2001 230
2002 390
2003 450
2004 380
2005 420
2006 300
2007 520
2008 740
2009 690
2010 630
2011 580
2012 700
2013 540
2014 570
2015 630
2016 810
2017 950
2018 920

Athletes and Sports Competitors

Year Number
2001 230
2002 290
2004 250
2005 140
2006 130
2007 90
2008 80
2009 40
2010 40
2011 90
2012 160
2013 110
2014 100
2015 170
2016 220
2017 180
2018 220

Coaches and Scouts

Year Number
2001 940
2002 1,240
2003 1,460
2004 1,640
2005 2,020
2006 1,900
2007 2,090
2008 2,020
2009 2,020
2010 2,090
2011 2,250
2012 2,650
2013 3,040
2014 3,220
2015 3,150
2016 2,880
2017 2,840
2018 3,390

Umpires, Referees, and Other Sports Officials

Year Number
2004 60
2006 50
2007 60
2008 140
2009 140
2010 180
2014 60
2015 70
2016 60

Dancers

Year Number
2001 340
2002 130
2003 220
2006 60
2008 140
2009 100
2010 100
2011 100
2012 110
2013 50
2014 50
2016 40
2017 30

Choreographers

Year Number
2001 200
2002 280
2003 290
2004 260
2005 420
2006 260
2007 320
2008 290
2009 180
2010 110
2012 140
2013 220
2014 170
2015 100
2016 60

Music Directors and Composers

Year Number
2002 70
2006 30
2009 110
2010 160
2011 260
2012 310
2013 310
2014 300
2015 300
2016 240
2017 190
2018 100

Musicians and Singers

Year Number
2001 480
2002 420
2004 820
2005 830
2006 740
2007 930
2008 850
2009 740
2010 700
2011 610
2012 560
2013 380
2014 370
2015 340
2016 540
2017 590
2018 550

Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 40
2010 40

Announcers

Year Number
2001 460
2002 380
2003 370

Radio and Television Announcers

Year Number
2004 380
2005 370
2006 500
2007 520
2008 570
2009 470
2010 430
2011 430
2012 410
2013 360
2014 350
2015 340
2016 250
2017 250
2018 220

Public Address System and Other Announcers

Year Number
2004 30
2005 60
2006 40
2007 60
2008 30
2010 40
2015 40
2016 40
2018 40

News Analysts, Reporters and Correspondents

Year Number
2001 1,000
2002 880
2003 1,050

Broadcast News Analysts

Year Number
2004 250
2005 220
2006 150
2007 50
2009 70
2010 50
2011 70
2013 100
2014 100
2015 130
2016 110
2017 90
2018 90

Reporters and Correspondents

Year Number
2004 820
2005 440
2006 450
2007 620
2008 580
2009 580
2010 450
2011 540
2012 510
2013 530
2014 460
2015 390
2016 460
2017 500
2018 480

Public Relations Specialists

Year Number
2001 1,100
2002 1,280
2004 1,010
2005 1,450
2006 1,720
2007 2,220
2008 2,430
2009 2,730
2010 2,400
2011 2,160
2012 1,970
2013 1,990
2014 1,960
2015 2,100
2016 2,040
2017 2,000
2018 2,070

Editors

Year Number
2001 670
2002 730
2003 680
2004 670
2005 640
2006 650
2007 680
2008 600
2009 670
2010 690
2011 620
2012 610
2013 650
2014 700
2015 650
2016 880
2017 800
2018 820

Technical Writers

Year Number
2001 240
2002 240
2003 250
2004 180
2005 240
2006 310
2007 320
2008 390
2009 510
2010 430
2011 390
2012 270
2013 480
2014 500
2015 570
2016 480
2017 530
2018 540

Writers and Authors

Year Number
2001 420
2002 510
2003 520
2004 320
2005 330
2006 310
2007 240
2008 230
2009 240
2010 180
2011 160
2012 170
2013 260
2014 290
2015 290
2016 220
2017 240
2018 250

Interpreters and Translators

Year Number
2001 90
2002 100
2003 90
2004 150
2005 270
2006 330
2007 260
2008 230
2009 260
2010 270
2011 360
2012 390
2013 350
2014 370
2015 450
2016 490
2017 500
2018 460

Media and Communication Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 200
2005 130
2006 120
2007 40
2008 60
2009 30
2010 30

Audio and Video Equipment Technicians

Year Number
2001 290
2002 270
2003 320
2004 220
2005 330
2006 310
2007 290
2008 390
2009 400
2010 430
2011 620
2012 720
2013 560
2014 500
2015 580
2016 660
2017 660
2018 600

Broadcast Technicians

Year Number
2001 300
2002 420
2003 440
2004 430
2005 400
2006 440
2007 460
2008 270
2009 300
2010 230
2011 260
2012 510
2013 550
2014 550
2015 660
2016 670
2017 650
2018 740

Radio Operators

Year Number
2001 50
2002 30
2003 30
2004 30

Sound Engineering Technicians

Year Number
2001 50
2002 70
2004 70
2005 80
2006 150
2007 160
2008 170
2009 120
2010 90
2011 70
2012 180
2013 120
2014 100
2016 110
2017 100
2018 90

Photographers

Year Number
2001 560
2002 500
2003 460
2004 640
2005 660
2006 750
2007 680
2008 760
2009 660
2010 660
2011 600
2012 630
2013 680
2014 590
2015 580
2016 550
2017 630
2018 630

Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture

Year Number
2001 230
2002 330
2003 260
2004 190
2005 140
2006 150
2007 230
2008 210
2009 140
2010 40
2011 30
2012 70
2013 70
2014 90
2015 90
2016 130
2017 140
2018 180

Film and Video Editors

Year Number
2001 90
2002 260
2003 200
2004 70
2005 40
2006 70
2008 90
2009 130
2010 80
2011 80
2012 90
2013 70
2014 90
2015 80
2016 90
2017 80
2018 130

Media and Communication Equipment Workers, All Other

Year Number
2004 240
2005 270
2006 280
2007 270
2008 250
2009 140
2010 100
2011 90
2012 60
2013 60
2014 40
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50
2018 40