Art Schools
In Costa Mesa, California

The city of Costa Mesa has only one school where art faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in art in the city of Costa Mesa, which encompasses art training at the following levels:

  • Art Certificate
  • Associates degree in Art


Statistics

Professional Trends

Costa Mesa Vs. California Art Employment

Costa Mesa 1,240
California 18,930

Exactly 610 of California's 13,030 art professionals work in Costa Mesa. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of art professionals in Costa Mesa has grown by 24%. As the number of art professionals in Costa Mesa has increased, overall employment in Costa Mesa has decreased.

Costa Mesa Vs. California Art employment growth

10,690 12,180 12,160 12,530 13,030
490 80 600 720 610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Costa Mesa

Art VS. All professions salaries in Costa Mesa

$51,997 $48,550 $48,480 $59,635 $63,955
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in Costa Mesa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Costa Mesa

Salaries for art professionals in Costa Mesa have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $63,955 per year was earned by art professionals in Costa Mesa. Four years earlier in 2006, art professionals in Costa Mesa made an average salary of $51,997 per year. The growth in the salary of art professionals in Costa Mesa is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Costa Mesa

10th percentile
$33,355
25th percentile
$40,895
50th percentile
$55,640
75th percentile
$79,245
90th percentile
$100,975

Art professionals in Costa Mesa make a median yearly salary of $55,640. The 10% of art professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,355 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 203% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Costa Mesa

Film
$44,030
Visual Communications
$52,318
Drafting
$54,298
Web Design
$54,640
Graphic Design
$54,640
Design
$57,393
Animation
$60,850
Art
$63,955

Costa Mesa art professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Art schools in Costa Mesa

1

Many of Costa Mesa's art professionals are graduates of the only accredited art school in the city.

Art Programs Offered In Costa Mesa

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total6

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

Student Completed Art Degrees In Costa Mesa

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
39
Total59

In 2010 approximately 59 students graduated from art courses.

Art Faculty Salaries in Costa Mesa, California

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