What Did Fashion Professionals Make in 2021?

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From design to editorial to PR, this is what what fashion jobs really pay.

. We asked them where they work, what their titles are and how much they make, as well as details like location, gender identity and race, which can impact pay in less obvious ways. A bit about our participants: According to the responses we received, most were college-educated women with under 15 years of experience. They were fairly evenly spread across segments of the industry, with a bit more representation from fashion design and retail. They work for companies including Nordstrom, LVMH, Tory Burch, Shopbop, Ralph Lauren, Rent the Runway, Purple PR, Nike, Marc Jacobs, Hearst, Gucci, Condé Nast and Bustle Digital Group. About 40% were based in New York, 14% were in California and 18% were international. About 69% identified as white, 19% as Black and 13% as Asian.

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We asked them where they work, what their titles are and how much they make, as well as details like location, gender identity and race, which can impact pay in less obvious ways.  A bit about our participants: According to the responses we received, most were college-educated women with under 15 years of experience. Fox, 31, showed off her fit figure in a cropped denim jacket featuring the trendy cone bra shape, along with low-cut jeans, black gloves and gold statement earrings. They were fairly evenly spread across segments of the industry, with a bit more representation from fashion design and retail. And for Thursday’s Vuitton show, he layered a pinstriped suit over a logo sweater. They work for companies including Nordstrom, LVMH, Tory Burch, Shopbop, Ralph Lauren, Rent the Runway, Purple PR, Nike, Marc Jacobs, Hearst, Gucci, Condé Nast and Bustle Digital Group. The two wore matching denim ensembles for their Paris Fashion Week debut. About 40% were based in New York, 14% were in California and 18% were international. Jacopo Raule / Getty Images He paired the look with black and white boots, blue eyeglasses and a handful of black rings that highlighted his red nail polish.

About 69% identified as white, 19% as Black and 13% as Asian. Many fans on social media compared their coordinating ensembles to the denim looks Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake famously wore to the American Music Awards in 2001 when they were dating. Jagger, 22, looked effortlessly cool at the Dior Homme fashion show in Paris. As for how these demographic details impacted average pay, men made about 18% more than women; white respondents made 15% more than Black respondents and 5% more than Asian ones. Education level didn't seem to have much of an impact on respondents' salaries, as long as they graduated high school.” The couple’s outfits drew comparisons to the all-denim ensembles Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake wore to the 2001 American Music Awards. The field with the highest entry-level pay was editorial, with an average salary of $54,570 for those with 0-2 years of experience. On the other end of the spectrum, those with 20+ years under their belt got the highest pay — $246,000 on average — if they worked in PR. One of the last times the siblings publicly shared a photo together was in 2018 for their dad’s 75th birthday.

Meanwhile, the highest concentration of $100k+ salaries overall was in buying/retail/sales; the lowest average salaries were in styling. It's been two years since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic (more on how that impacted salaries here ), so we also asked about how current salaries compare to what respondents were making pre-pandemic; 45% said they're making around the same, while 43% said they're making less.  Below, you'll find the mean salaries for each field we surveyed and received a significant number of responses for. Fashion Design .