Toy Industry Workers

Toy industry workers create, design, manufacture, and market toys and games to adults and children. Their jobs are similar to those of their counterparts in other industries. Some work on large machines, while others assemble toys by hand. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than half of all employees in the toy industry work in production. Most toy companies are located in or near large metropolitan areas.

Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Education and Training
  • High School Diploma
Related School Subjects
  • English
  • Family and Consumer Science
  • Technical/Shop
  • Drawing/Design
  • Mechanical/Manual Dexterity
Personality Traits
  • Creative
  • Hands On
  • Technical
Licensure/Certification None

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