Design Schools
In Tarentum, Pennsylvania

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tarentum Vs. Pennsylvania Design Employment

Tarentum 2,870
Pennsylvania 14,850

Exactly 2,870 of the 14,850 design professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Tarentum. There has been a 2% growth in the number of design professionals in Tarentum between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Tarentum has also increased.

Tarentum Vs. Pennsylvania Design employment growth

15,700 16,160 16,640 15,590 14,850
2,810 3,440 3,720 3,530 2,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Tarentum

Design VS. All professions salaries in Tarentum

$46,810 $50,914 $45,917 $47,526 $46,147
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Tarentum
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tarentum

As the number of design professionals in Tarentum has grown, salaries for design professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $46,147 per year was earned by design professionals in Tarentum. Design professionals in Tarentum made a yearly average salary of $46,810, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of design professionals in Tarentum is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Tarentum

10th percentile
$28,411
25th percentile
$35,996
50th percentile
$44,631
75th percentile
$53,443
90th percentile
$66,250

Tarentum design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,631. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,411 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 133% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Tarentum

Visual Communications
$37,327
Web Design
$40,030
Graphic Design
$40,030
Interior Design
$40,900
Computer Animation
$42,410
Design
$46,147
Drafting
$47,600
Industrial Design
$55,640
Game Design
$62,745

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Tarentum

1

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

Design Programs Offered In Tarentum

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in design offered by Tarentum's design school.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Tarentum

associate
17
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

Approximately 17 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Tarentum, Pennsylvania

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