What Are The Training Requirements for Models?

Models need no formal educational credential.

Degrees for Models
Typical education of Models
Percent
Less than High School 8.1
High School 32.0
Some College 26.7
Associates Degree 9.4
Bachelors Degree 17.7
Masters Degree 4.8
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.2

What Is the Employment Outlook for Models?

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 models but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 1,000 more.

This career includes 5,000 people in the United States.

How Much Do Models Make?

On average, models make $17.58 per hour or $36,560 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Models?

Hourly income for Models in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Models $8.29 $9.14 $10.51 $19.94 $25.19
Sales and related occupations $8.72 $9.72 $12.78 $22.23 $37.65
Other sales and related workers $9.37 $11.21 $15.65 $27.95 $49.24
Models, demonstrators, and product promoters $9.23 $10.41 $12.30 $17.28 $23.42
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Models?

Annual salary for Models in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Models $17,240 $19,010 $21,870 $41,470 $52,390
Sales and related occupations $18,150 $20,210 $26,590 $46,230 $78,300
Other sales and related workers $19,490 $23,310 $32,550 $58,130 $102,430
Models, demonstrators, and product promoters $19,200 $21,650 $25,580 $35,930 $48,710
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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