Design Schools
In Marietta, Georgia

In Marietta, there is only one design school where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Marietta'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

Marietta Vs. Georgia Design Employment

Marietta 5,650
Georgia 9,140

Of the 9,140 design professionals employed in Georgia, 5,650 work in Marietta. Between 2006 and 2010, in Marietta, there has been a 22% decline in the number of design professionals. As the number of design professionals in Marietta has decreased, overall employment in Marietta has increased.

Marietta Vs. Georgia Design employment growth

9,960 10,190 10,120 9,890 9,140
7,290 7,180 7,000 6,920 5,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Marietta

Design VS. All professions salaries in Marietta

$45,946 $47,655 $50,806 $53,032 $54,166
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Marietta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Marietta

In Marietta, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,166 per year was earned by design professionals in Marietta. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Marietta was $45,946 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Marietta is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Marietta

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Design professionals make a median salary of $50,784 per year in Marietta. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,416 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 187% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Marietta

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Marietta


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

Design Programs Offered In Marietta


Marietta's design schools offer 8 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Marietta


Approximately 39 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Marietta, Georgia

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