Alabama Department of Labor

Labor Market Information Division
SOC: 41-9012 Models
Model garments and other apparel to display clothing before prospective buyers at fashion shows, private showings, retail establishments, or photographer. May pose for photos to be used for advertising purposes. May pose as subject for paintings, sculptures, and other types of artistic expression.
Education: Some of these occupations may require a high school diploma or GED certificate.
OJT: Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few days to a few months of training. Usually, an experienced worker could show you how to do the job.
Tasks: Pose for artists and photographers. Gather information from agents concerning the pay, dates, times, provisions, and lengths of jobs. Follow strict routines of diet, sleep, and exercise to maintain appearance.
License: License not required.
Outlook: Very Good
Alabama Employment Outlook
Comprehensive wage data available: Alabama Occupational Wage Survey
Related Occupations: Postsecondary Institutions With Programs:
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No postsecondary schools reported programs.
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