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Medical Illustrators and Photographers

Employment Prospects


Approximately 111,620 fine artists, including medical illustrators, and 49,560 photographers, including medical photographers, are employed in the United States. Both medical illustrators and photographers work at hospitals, medical centers and schools, veterinary schools, academic institutions, and Web, multimedia, and animation firms. Medical legal or law firms, laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, publishers of medical and scientific textbooks, and advertising agencies also employ illustrators and photographers.

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