Design Schools
In Palos Hills, Illinois

There is only one design school in Palos Hills for faculty to choose from. The trends in Palos Hills' 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

Palos Hills Vs. Illinois Design Employment

Palos Hills 13,890
Illinois 19,500

Exactly 13,890 of the 19,500 design professionals employed in Illinois, work in Palos Hills. The number of design professionals in Palos Hills has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Palos Hills has also increased.

Palos Hills Vs. Illinois Design employment growth

17,860 19,500 18,270 19,630 19,500
12,900 14,370 13,160 14,760 13,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palos Hills

Design VS. All professions salaries in Palos Hills

$51,046 $51,527 $49,375 $58,272 $58,565
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Palos Hills
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Hills

Salaries for design professionals in Palos Hills have increased. Palos Hills design professionals made $58,565 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for design professionals in Palos Hills was $51,046 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Palos Hills.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Palos Hills

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Design professionals in Palos Hills make a median yearly salary of $54,152. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 166%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,378 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,564 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Palos Hills

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Palos Hills


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

Design Programs Offered In Palos Hills


Palos Hills' design schools offer 3 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Palos Hills


Approximately 16 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Palos Hills, Illinois

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