Art Schools
In Berkeley, California

Art faculty can choose to work at one of 2 art schools in Berkeley. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in art in the city of Berkeley, which encompasses art training at the following levels:

  • Art Certificate
  • Associates degree in Art
  • Bachelors degree in Art
  • Masters degree in Art
  • PhD degree in Art


Statistics

Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Art Employment

Berkeley 550
California 18,930

Of the 13,030 art professionals employed in California, 280 work in Berkeley. There has been a 65% growth in the number of art professionals in Berkeley between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of art professionals in Berkeley has increased, overall employment in Berkeley has also increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Art employment growth

10,690 12,180 12,160 12,530 13,030
170 280 570 380 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Art VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$66,040 $55,395 $66,780 $62,780 $68,570
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

Salaries for art professionals in Berkeley have increased. Berkeley art professionals made $68,570 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for art professionals in Berkeley was $66,040 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Berkeley.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Berkeley

10th percentile
$38,635
25th percentile
$48,450
50th percentile
$60,660
75th percentile
$81,555
90th percentile
$106,445

Art professionals make a median salary of $60,660 per year in Berkeley. The 10% of art professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,635 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 176% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Berkeley

Film
$56,145
Graphic Design
$56,590
Web Design
$56,590
Visual Communications
$59,333
Design
$61,268
Animation
$64,577
Drafting
$65,413
Art
$68,570

Art professional salaries in Berkeley are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Art schools in Berkeley

2

There are 2 accredited art schools in the city. Many of Berkeley's art professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Art Programs Offered In Berkeley

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in art offered by Berkeley's art schools.

Student Completed Art Degrees In Berkeley

associate
1
bachelor
135
master
11
doctor
9
Certificate
0
Total156

Approximately 156 students completed art courses in 2010.

Art Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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