Design Schools
In Manchester, Connecticut

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

  • Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Design


Statistics

Professional Trends

Manchester Vs. Connecticut Design Employment

Manchester 1,510
Connecticut 4,990

Exactly 1,510 of Connecticut's 4,890 design professionals work in Manchester. Between 2006 and 2010, in Manchester, there has been a 25% growth in the number of design professionals. As the employment for design professionals in Manchester has increased, overall employment in Manchester has also increased.

Manchester Vs. Connecticut Design employment growth

4,830 5,150 6,050 5,350 4,890
1,210 1,320 1,650 1,390 1,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Manchester

Design VS. All professions salaries in Manchester

$47,906 $49,132 $45,375 $46,357 $51,090
$46,700 $48,650 $50,340 $51,520 $52,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Manchester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Manchester

As the number of design professionals in Manchester has grown, salaries for design professionals have also increased. In 2010 Manchester design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $51,090. The average salary for design professionals in Manchester was $47,906 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Manchester.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Manchester

10th percentile
$32,337
25th percentile
$36,553
50th percentile
$45,530
75th percentile
$60,830
90th percentile
$75,684

Design professionals in Manchester make a median yearly salary of $45,530. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,337 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,684 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Manchester

Industrial Design
$48,500
Visual Communications
$49,043
Design
$51,090
Interior Design
$51,310
Computer Animation
$53,360
Web Design
$53,520
Graphic Design
$53,520
Drafting
$55,058
Game Design
$69,635

On average design professional salaries in Manchester are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Manchester

1

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

Design Programs Offered In Manchester

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Manchester's design school offers one design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Manchester

associate
10
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

In 2010 approximately 10 students completed design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Manchester, Connecticut

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