Set/Exhibit Designer

What They are, and How to be One

What We Do and our Wages

We draw sets and exhibits, build models of designs, and work with others to find budgets, schedules, and ideas. Also guess the costs of materials and construction, direct construction, and inspect finished work to make sure everything is done right. The national average annual wage for this job is about $54,89, the average annual wage for this job in Texas is about $44,970, the average hourly wage for this job in Texas is about $9.18, and the future outlook for this job is about +9.9%.

Skills Needed

The Skills Needed, Physical Demands, and the Work Hours

Reading comprehension, Learning strategies, Active listening, Writing, Speaking, Monitoring, Critical thinking, Active learning, Math, Science, and a Bachelor's degree. We have to handle loads up to 10 to 20 lbs., we walk and stand a lot, and we have to control machines, equipment, and tools.

We have to sit over 1/3 of the time, we have to be inside most of the time, and we have to hold, control, and feel objects over 1/3 of the time. We have to work irregular hours and work on the weekends.