Design Schools
In Newport Beach, California

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in Newport Beach. The trends in Newport Beach's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Design
  • Bachelors degree in Design


Professional Trends

Newport Beach Vs. California Design Employment

Newport Beach 6,300
California 51,090

Exactly 6,300 of California's 51,090 design professionals work in Newport Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, in Newport Beach, there has been a 9% growth in the number of design professionals. As the number of design professionals in Newport Beach has increased, overall employment in Newport Beach has decreased.

Newport Beach Vs. California Design employment growth

55,280 58,870 60,360 54,180 51,090
5,780 7,330 8,050 6,840 6,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Newport Beach

Design VS. All professions salaries in Newport Beach

$54,755 $57,114 $57,616 $60,248 $57,393
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Newport Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newport Beach

Salaries for design professionals in Newport Beach have increased. In 2010 Newport Beach design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,393. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Newport Beach was $54,755 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Newport Beach is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Newport Beach

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Design professionals in Newport Beach make a median yearly salary of $51,490. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,382 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 223% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Newport Beach

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Newport Beach


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

Design Programs Offered In Newport Beach


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Newport Beach's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Newport Beach


Approximately 102 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Newport Beach, California

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