Art Schools
In San Diego, California

The city of San Diego has 11 schools where art faculty can find employment. The trends in San Diego's art academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes art training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Diego Vs. California Art Employment

San Diego 630
California 18,930

Exactly 400 of California's 13,030 art professionals work in San Diego. There has been a 38% growth in the number of art professionals in San Diego between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of art professionals in San Diego has increased, overall employment in San Diego has also increased.

San Diego Vs. California Art employment growth

10,690 12,180 12,160 12,530 13,030
290 350 370 510 400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Diego

Art VS. All professions salaries in San Diego

$52,850 $52,970 $48,483 $58,397 $47,965
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in San Diego
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Diego

Salaries for art professionals in San Diego have decreased. In 2010 San Diego art professionals earned an average yearly salary of $47,965. The average salary for art professionals in San Diego was $52,850 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Diego.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in San Diego

10th percentile
$29,745
25th percentile
$34,985
50th percentile
$45,535
75th percentile
$58,095
90th percentile
$68,515

Art professionals in San Diego earn a median salary of $45,535 per year. The 10% of art professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,745 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,515 per year.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in San Diego

Film
$39,935
Visual Communications
$43,540
Art
$47,965
Web Design
$48,910
Graphic Design
$48,910
Drafting
$50,815
Animation
$54,485
Design
$55,229

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

Educational Trends

Art schools in San Diego

11

There are 11 accredited art schools in the city. Many of San Diego's art professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Art Programs Offered In San Diego

associate
12
bachelor
11
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total28

San Diego's art schools offer 28 art degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Art Degrees In San Diego

associate
144
bachelor
550
master
10
doctor
0
Certificate
29
Total733

Approximately 733 students graduated from art courses in 2010.

Art Faculty Salaries in San Diego, California

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