Art Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

The city of Bridgeport has 2 schools where art faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of art and art education in Bridgeport, which includes art training at the following levels:

  • Art Certificate
  • Associates degree in Art
  • Bachelors degree in Art


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Art Employment

Bridgeport 250
Connecticut 870

Exactly 60 of Connecticut's 460 art professionals work in Bridgeport. There has been a 45% decline in the number of art professionals in Bridgeport between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of art professionals in Bridgeport has decreased, overall employment in Bridgeport has also decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Art employment growth

330 630 620 550 460
110 130 30 50 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Art VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$55,290 $59,310 $58,380 $60,990 $56,620
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

Salaries for art professionals in Bridgeport have increased. Bridgeport art professionals made $56,620 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for art professionals in Bridgeport was $55,290 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bridgeport.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Bridgeport

10th percentile
$31,490
25th percentile
$34,500
50th percentile
$44,310
75th percentile
$66,150
90th percentile
$85,240

Art professionals in Bridgeport make a median yearly salary of $44,310. The 10% of art professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,490 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Film
$40,110
Drafting
$53,268
Visual Communications
$56,305
Art
$56,620
Design
$60,060
Animation
$63,025
Web Design
$69,430
Graphic Design
$69,430

On average art professional salaries in Bridgeport are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Art schools in Bridgeport

2

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

Art Programs Offered In Bridgeport

associate
2
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total6

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

Student Completed Art Degrees In Bridgeport

associate
9
bachelor
27
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total38

In 2010 approximately 38 students graduated from art courses.

Art Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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