Design Schools
In Glenwood Springs, Colorado

The city of Glenwood Springs has only one 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 Glenwood Springs, which includes design training at the following levels:

  • Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Design


Professional Trends

Glenwood Springs Vs. Colorado Design Employment

Glenwood Springs 240
Colorado 6,710

Of the 6,710 design professionals employed in Colorado, 240 work in Glenwood Springs. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of design professionals in Glenwood Springs has shrunk by 11%. As the number of design professionals in Glenwood Springs has decreased, overall employment in Glenwood Springs has increased.

Glenwood Springs Vs. Colorado Design employment growth

6,450 7,130 6,920 6,840 6,710
270 240 260 No data 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Glenwood Springs

Design VS. All professions salaries in Glenwood Springs

$36,908 $38,173 $33,593 No data $31,647
$34,440 $36,530 $38,370 No data $40,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Glenwood Springs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Glenwood Springs

Salaries for design professionals in Glenwood Springs have decreased. Glenwood Springs design professionals made $31,647 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for design professionals in Glenwood Springs was $36,908 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of design professionals in Glenwood Springs is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Glenwood Springs

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Glenwood Springs design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $29,877. 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 $23,177 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $41,427 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Glenwood Springs

Visual Communications
Web Design
Graphic Design
Interior Design
Game Design

Design professional salaries in Glenwood Springs are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Glenwood Springs


Many of Glenwood Springs' design professionals are graduates of the only accredited design school in the city.

Design Programs Offered In Glenwood Springs


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

Student Completed Design Degrees In Glenwood Springs


In 2010 approximately 10 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Glenwood Springs, Colorado

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