Art Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

Art faculty can choose to work at one of 4 art schools in Providence. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the art academic community in Providence, and the future trends. Academia in art includes art training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Art
  • Masters degree in Art
  • PhD degree in Art


Statistics

Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Art Employment

Providence 130
Rhode Island 80

The number of art professionals in Providence has shrunk by 62% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of art professionals in Providence has decreased, overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Art employment growth

130 100 30 30 No data
80 70 30 40 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Art VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$38,070 $39,170 $44,115 $48,860 $58,240
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

Salaries for art professionals in Providence have increased. In 2010 Providence art professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,240. Four years earlier in 2006, art professionals in Providence made an average salary of $38,070 per year. The growth in the salary of art professionals in Providence is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Providence

10th percentile
$41,290
25th percentile
$48,520
50th percentile
$57,810
75th percentile
$68,750
90th percentile
$75,770

Art professionals in Providence make a median yearly salary of $57,810. The difference in pay between the art professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 84%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,290 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,770 per year.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Providence

Film
$44,620
Visual Communications
$48,330
Drafting
$49,575
Web Design
$51,520
Graphic Design
$51,520
Animation
$54,880
Design
$56,995
Art
$58,240

On average art professional salaries in Providence are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Art schools in Providence

4

Many of Providence's art professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited art schools in the city.

Art Programs Offered In Providence

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
10
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total28

Providence's art schools offer 28 art degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Art Degrees In Providence

associate
0
bachelor
385
master
82
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total472

Approximately 472 students completed art courses in 2010.

Art Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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