Colorist ($67,000-$95,000)

  • The position of a colorist varies from company to company, whether it is working in a forecasting company or a fabric/yarn manufacturer, printed textile company or color laboratory.
  • Typical Skills Required- Awareness of the impact of color and the influences that inspire seasonal development, an excellent understanding of color theory, an understanding of the Pantone color system and other similar systems, ability to produce inspirational mood boards, CAD-literate, ability to keep accurate records relating color ways, and a good understanding of technological processes in dyeing.