Design Schools
In Auburn Hills, Michigan

In Auburn Hills, 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 Auburn Hills, which encompasses design training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Design
  • Bachelors degree in Design


Professional Trends

Auburn Hills Vs. Michigan Design Employment

Auburn Hills 4,700
Michigan 11,970

Exactly 4,700 of Michigan's 11,970 design professionals work in Auburn Hills. Between 2006 and 2010, in Auburn Hills, there has been a 32% decline in the number of design professionals. As the number of design professionals in Auburn Hills has decreased, overall employment in Auburn Hills has increased.

Auburn Hills Vs. Michigan Design employment growth

17,220 17,930 15,000 13,330 11,970
6,950 7,220 5,480 5,040 4,700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Auburn Hills

Design VS. All professions salaries in Auburn Hills

$51,862 $55,048 $56,015 $54,177 $54,793
$44,550 $45,610 $46,550 $46,440 $46,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Auburn Hills
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Auburn Hills

As the number of design professionals in Auburn Hills has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 design professionals in Auburn Hills reportedly earned an average salary of $54,793 per year. Design professionals in Auburn Hills made a yearly average salary of $51,862, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Auburn Hills is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Auburn Hills

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Auburn Hills design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,663. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,944 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 136% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Auburn Hills

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Auburn Hills


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

Design Programs Offered In Auburn Hills


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Auburn Hills' design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Auburn Hills


In 2010 approximately 45 students completed design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Auburn Hills, Michigan

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