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Cartoonists

Overview

Cartoonists are artists who draw still pictures to amuse, entertain, educate, and persuade people. Cartoonists draw illustrations used in marketing and advertising, newspapers and magazines, comic books, graphic novels, greeting cards, video game packaging, and more.

Salary Range

Below $25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

High School Diploma

Certification/License

None

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Artistic

Creative

Hands On

Career Ladder
Syndicated Cartoonist

Freelance Cartoonist

Apprentice Cartoonist

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