Design Schools
In Norwalk, Connecticut

The city of Norwalk has only one school where design faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in design in the city of Norwalk, which encompasses design training at the following levels:

  • Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Design


Statistics

Professional Trends

Norwalk Vs. Connecticut Design Employment

Norwalk 1,530
Connecticut 4,990

Exactly 1,530 of the 4,890 design professionals employed in Connecticut, work in Norwalk. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of design professionals in Norwalk has shrunk by 27%. Overall employment in Norwalk has also decreased.

Norwalk Vs. Connecticut Design employment growth

4,830 5,150 6,050 5,350 4,890
2,090 2,220 2,180 2,050 1,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Norwalk

Design VS. All professions salaries in Norwalk

$56,089 $58,819 $59,980 $62,322 $60,060
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Norwalk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norwalk

As the number of design professionals in Norwalk has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 Norwalk design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,060. Design professionals in Norwalk made a yearly average salary of $56,089, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Norwalk.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Norwalk

10th percentile
$31,239
25th percentile
$40,660
50th percentile
$53,421
75th percentile
$70,944
90th percentile
$97,917

Design professionals in Norwalk make a median yearly salary of $53,421. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,239 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $97,917 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Norwalk

Drafting
$53,268
Visual Communications
$56,305
Industrial Design
$59,340
Design
$60,060
Interior Design
$69,110
Web Design
$69,430
Graphic Design
$69,430
Game Design
$85,993

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Norwalk

1

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

Design Programs Offered In Norwalk

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Norwalk's design schools offer 3 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Norwalk

associate
17
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

Approximately 17 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Norwalk, Connecticut

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