Design Schools
In Mitchell, South Dakota

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in Mitchell. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Mitchell, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the design bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Mitchell Vs. South Dakota Design Employment

Mitchell 210
South Dakota 980

Exactly 210 of the 980 design professionals employed in South Dakota, work in Mitchell. Between 2006 and 2010, in Mitchell, there has been a 5% decline in the number of design professionals. As the employment for design professionals in Mitchell has decreased, overall employment in Mitchell has also decreased.

Mitchell Vs. South Dakota Design employment growth

850 950 970 990 980
220 240 230 No data 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Mitchell

Design VS. All professions salaries in Mitchell

$27,200 $27,883 $28,263 No data $25,695
$28,800 $29,670 $30,750 No data $32,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Mitchell
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mitchell

As the number of design professionals in Mitchell has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Mitchell design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $25,695. Design professionals in Mitchell made a yearly average salary of $27,200, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of design professionals in Mitchell is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Mitchell

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Design professionals in Mitchell earn a median salary of $24,500 per year. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 68%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,980 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $33,625 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Mitchell

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design
Game Design

On average design professionals in Mitchell earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Mitchell.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Mitchell


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

Design Programs Offered In Mitchell


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

Student Completed Design Degrees In Mitchell


Approximately 2 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Mitchell, South Dakota

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