Art Schools
In Aurora, Illinois

The city of Aurora has only one school where art faculty can find employment. The trends in Aurora's art academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes art training at the art bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Illinois Art Employment

Aurora 2,910
Illinois 3,630

Exactly 1,050 of the 1,630 art professionals employed in Illinois, work in Aurora. The number of art professionals in Aurora has grown by 52% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of art professionals in Aurora has increased, overall employment in Aurora has also increased.

Aurora Vs. Illinois Art employment growth

1,620 1,720 1,680 1,730 1,630
690 820 950 1,010 1,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Aurora

Art VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$53,435 $45,170 $43,903 $46,330 $49,270
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

As the number of art professionals in Aurora has grown, salaries for art professionals have decreased. In 2010 Aurora art professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,270. The average salary for art professionals in Aurora was $53,435 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Aurora.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Aurora

10th percentile
$25,530
25th percentile
$35,223
50th percentile
$46,820
75th percentile
$59,393
90th percentile
$71,130

Art professionals make a median salary of $46,820 per year in Aurora. The difference in pay between the art professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 179%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,530 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $71,130 per year.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Aurora

Film
$45,510
Art
$49,270
Visual Communications
$52,693
Web Design
$53,900
Graphic Design
$53,900
Drafting
$54,193
Animation
$55,087
Design
$58,565

Art professional salaries in Aurora are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Art schools in Aurora

1

There is only one accredited art school in the city. Many of Aurora's art professionals are graduates of this school.

Art Programs Offered In Aurora

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Aurora's art school offers one art degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Art Degrees In Aurora

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed art courses.

Art Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Illinois

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