Design Schools
In Alhambra, California

In Alhambra, there is only one design school where design faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in design in the city of Alhambra, which encompasses design training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Design
  • Bachelors degree in Design


Professional Trends

Alhambra Vs. California Design Employment

Alhambra 19,570
California 51,090

Exactly 19,570 of California's 51,090 design professionals work in Alhambra. Between 2006 and 2010, in Alhambra, there has been a 6% decline in the number of design professionals. As the number of design professionals in Alhambra has decreased, overall employment in Alhambra has increased.

Alhambra Vs. California Design employment growth

55,280 58,870 60,360 54,180 51,090
20,850 23,350 22,700 20,960 19,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Alhambra

Design VS. All professions salaries in Alhambra

$60,495 $62,294 $62,974 $64,099 $64,239
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Alhambra
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Alhambra

As the number of design professionals in Alhambra has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 Alhambra design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,239. Four years earlier in 2006, design professionals in Alhambra made an average salary of $60,495 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Alhambra.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Alhambra

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Design professionals in Alhambra earn a median salary of $57,318 per year. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,362 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 189% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Alhambra

Graphic Design
Web Design
Interior Design
Industrial Design
Visual Communications
Fashion Design
Computer Animation
Game Design

On average design professionals in Alhambra earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Alhambra.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Alhambra


There is only one accredited design school in the city. Many of Alhambra's design professionals are graduates of this school.

Design Programs Offered In Alhambra


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Alhambra's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Alhambra


Approximately 52 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Alhambra, California

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