Design Schools
In River Grove, Illinois

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

River Grove Vs. Illinois Design Employment

River Grove 13,890
Illinois 19,500

Of the 19,500 design professionals employed in Illinois, 13,890 work in River Grove. Between 2006 and 2010, in River Grove, there has been a 8% growth in the number of design professionals. Overall employment in River Grove has also increased.

River Grove 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: River Grove

Design VS. All professions salaries in River Grove

$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 River Grove
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in River Grove

As the number of design professionals in River Grove has grown, salaries for design professionals have also increased. In 2010 River Grove design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,565. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in River Grove was $51,046 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in River Grove.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in River Grove

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Design professionals make a median salary of $54,152 per year in River Grove. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,378 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 166% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in River Grove

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in River Grove


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

Design Programs Offered In River Grove


River Grove's design schools offer 5 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In River Grove


Approximately 29 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in River Grove, Illinois

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