Design Schools
In Glen Ellyn, Illinois

The city of Glen Ellyn has only one school where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Glen Ellyn's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the following levels:

  • Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Design


Professional Trends

Glen Ellyn Vs. Illinois Design Employment

Glen Ellyn 13,890
Illinois 19,500

Of the 19,500 design professionals employed in Illinois, 13,890 work in Glen Ellyn. Between 2006 and 2010, in Glen Ellyn, there has been a 8% growth in the number of design professionals. As the employment for design professionals in Glen Ellyn has increased, overall employment in Glen Ellyn has also increased.

Glen Ellyn Vs. Illinois Design employment growth

17,860 19,500 18,270 19,630 19,500
12,900 14,370 13,160 14,760 13,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Glen Ellyn

Design VS. All professions salaries in Glen Ellyn

$51,046 $51,527 $49,375 $58,272 $58,565
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Glen Ellyn
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Glen Ellyn

Salaries for design professionals in Glen Ellyn have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,565 per year was earned by design professionals in Glen Ellyn. The average salary for design professionals in Glen Ellyn was $51,046 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Glen Ellyn.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Glen Ellyn

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Design professionals make a median salary of $54,152 per year in Glen Ellyn. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 166%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,378 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,564 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Glen Ellyn

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Glen Ellyn


Many of Glen Ellyn's design professionals are graduates of the only accredited design school in the city.

Design Programs Offered In Glen Ellyn


There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Glen Ellyn's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Glen Ellyn


In 2010 approximately 65 students completed design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

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