Job prospects Interior Designer near Toronto (ON)

Explore current and future job prospects for Interior designers and interior decorators near Toronto (ON). These trends also apply to people working as an interior designer.

Note that the current 2019-2021 employment prospects were published in December 2019 based on information available at that time. We are working to update this information as soon as possible. In the meantime, visit the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard to find the latest data on the demand and work requirements for this occupation. You can also read our newly updated sectoral profiles to learn about recent developments for key economic sectors in your region.

Recent trends

Balanced labour market

The prospect of finding work in this occupation was fair over the past few years (2016-2018). The number of job openings was about the same as the number of workers available.

Source Labour Market Information | Recent Trends Methodology

Job prospects

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Prospects over the next 3 years
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The employment outlook will be good for Interior designers and interior decorators (NOC 5242) in the Toronto region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Interior designers and interior decorators in the Toronto region:

  • Approximately 9,350 people work in this occupation.
  • Interior designers and interior decorators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 66%
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 10%
    • Construction (NAICS 23): 9%
    • Furniture and related product manufacturing (NAICS 337): 6%
  • Source Labour Market Information | Prospects Methodology

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