Design Schools
In Buckhannon, West Virginia

In Buckhannon, there is only one design school where design faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of design and design education in Buckhannon, which includes design training at the design bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Buckhannon Vs. West Virginia Design Employment

Buckhannon 170
West Virginia 1,080

Exactly 170 of West Virginia's 1,080 design professionals work in Buckhannon. Between 2006 and 2010, in Buckhannon, there has been a 23% decline in the number of design professionals. Overall employment in Buckhannon has increased.

Buckhannon Vs. West Virginia Design employment growth

1,150 1,130 1,210 1,120 1,080
220 80 190 No data 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Buckhannon

Design VS. All professions salaries in Buckhannon

$21,090 $20,975 $21,370 No data $24,270
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Buckhannon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buckhannon

Salaries for design professionals in Buckhannon have increased. In 2010 Buckhannon design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $24,270. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Buckhannon was $21,090 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Buckhannon.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Buckhannon

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Design professionals in Buckhannon earn a median salary of $22,360 per year. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 79%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $18,570 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $33,280 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Buckhannon

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design
Game Design

Buckhannon design professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Buckhannon


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

Design Programs Offered In Buckhannon


There is one degree and certificate program in design offered by Buckhannon's design school.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Buckhannon


In 2010 approximately 4 students completed design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Buckhannon, West Virginia

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