FASHION DESIGN - WASHINGTON

Fashion Design
IN
Washington

The world of fashion design is one that is always changing.

As a result, the local fashion industry always needs new graduates and new creative minds to keep the field fresh.

State License Requirements
N/A
Education Details

A strong knowledge of the fashion industry is an important part of this career, so plan on taking some courses that educate you on the fashion industry as a whole. In these courses, you may learn about fashion history, influential designers, and styles that have defined the field. Other classes that you take work more on developing your practical skills. When you enroll in these courses, you may develop your artistic abilities, create designs and alter them as needed, and work with real fashion designers in an externship or internship. This may also give you experience that is specific to Washington’s beauty industry.

License Renewal
N/A
License Renewal Hours
N/A
License Renewal Period
Careers
$73,180*
Salary
17.9%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022

Washington has a thriving beauty industry, which may pay off for you when you are ready to start your fashion design career. Currently, the average salary for a Washington fashion designer is $65,290 per year (O*Net, 2016). This industry is growing very rapidly in Washington. By the year 2022, job openings may swell by 26%, as reported by O*Net. On a national level, fashion jobs are declining, so Washington’s fashion industry is very strong.

Working as a Fashion Designer

Washington has a thriving beauty industry, which may pay off for you when you are ready to start your fashion design career. Currently, the average salary for a Washington fashion designer is $65,290 per year (O*Net, 2016). This industry is growing very rapidly in Washington. By the year 2022, job openings may swell by 26%, as reported by O*Net. On a national level, fashion jobs are declining, so Washington’s fashion industry is very strong.

State board Contact Information

State of Washington Dept. of Licensing, Cosmetology Licensing Program
Seattle, WA 98124
405 Black Lake Blvd SW
Olympia, WA 98502
PO Box 3856
Phone Number: 360-664-6626
Fax Number: 360-664-2550
E-mail Address: plssunit@dol.wa.gov

The Washington State Department of Licensing can help with the entire process, as well as answer any other questions your have about obtaining a Washington cosmetology license.

Find the Beauty Schools in Washington that interest you below,

Gene Juarez Academy

2222 South 314th Street,
Federal Way, WA 98003

Program: Cosmetology

Gene Juarez Academy

6007 A - 244th Street SW,
Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

Program: Cosmetology