Design Schools
In Canton, Illinois

There is only one design school in Canton for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of design and design education in Canton, which includes design training at the following levels:

  • Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Design


Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Illinois Design Employment

Canton 260
Illinois 19,500

Of the 19,500 design professionals employed in Illinois, 260 work in Canton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Canton, there has been a 53% growth in the number of design professionals. As the employment for design professionals in Canton has increased, overall employment in Canton has also increased.

Canton Vs. Illinois Design employment growth

17,860 19,500 18,270 19,630 19,500
170 370 350 No data 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Design VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$24,995 $22,345 $27,500 No data $27,995
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

As the number of design professionals in Canton has grown, salaries for design professionals have also increased. In 2010 Canton design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $27,995. Design professionals in Canton made a yearly average salary of $24,995, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Canton.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Canton

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

Design professionals in Canton earn a median salary of $26,445 per year. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,885 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $42,525 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Canton

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Canton


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

Design Programs Offered In Canton


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Canton's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Canton


Approximately 8 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Canton, Illinois

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