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ASID 2023 State of Interior Design

The ASID 2023 State of Interior Design Report provides an overview of the current state of interior design broken into three segments focusing on People, Firms, and Services. The state of the interior design industry is robust, and the industry saw the creation of more than 1,000 new interior design firms and 4,500 jobs in 2022.



Gain insight about the growth in the number of interior designers, as well as the counties that have the most number of job position opportunities available.


Explore the influencing factors of the range of salaries for interior designers, the top ten states with design firms paying the highest weekly wage, highest paying industries, and highest paying cities for interior designers.


Discover more about the effect of collaborative relations and state legislative wins have had on NCIDQ certification numbers.


Learn about the landscape of CIDA-accredited programs, the students pursuing their degrees, and the faculty and programs that are shaping the future of interior design.


Delve into the shifts occurring in the demographics of the interior design profession including gender, ethnicity, and age.


Examine the top 10 states with the most design firms and the top 10 states for designers employed in firms. Additionally, this report breaks out the firm distribution by size as well as employment by firm size. Dig into the gains and losses of opportunities by state.


Be informed about the growth and projected shifts in highest employed industries in addition to the value of sales and the distribution of value sales by firm size.

Free Executive Summary report

The ASID 2023 State of Interior Design Executive Summary report is a valuable resource provided free for all members and the wider interior design community. Whether you are an established designer or a student just starting out, this report provides insights into the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities in the industry. By reading this report, you can gain a better understanding of the current state of the industry and use that knowledge to make informed decisions about your own business or career path.

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