Design Schools
In Wilkesboro, North Carolina

There is only one design school in Wilkesboro for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of design and design education in Wilkesboro, which includes design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Wilkesboro Vs. North Carolina Design Employment

Wilkesboro 420
North Carolina 9,100

Exactly 420 of the 9,100 design professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Wilkesboro. There has been a 8% growth in the number of design professionals in Wilkesboro between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of design professionals in Wilkesboro has increased, overall employment in Wilkesboro has also increased.

Wilkesboro Vs. North Carolina Design employment growth

9,010 9,640 10,140 9,810 9,100
390 590 660 No data 420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Wilkesboro

Design VS. All professions salaries in Wilkesboro

$25,550 $34,663 $37,040 No data $35,410
$29,730 $30,520 $31,770 No data $33,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Wilkesboro
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wilkesboro

As the number of design professionals in Wilkesboro has grown, salaries for design professionals have also increased. Wilkesboro design professionals made $35,410 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Wilkesboro was $25,550 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Wilkesboro is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Wilkesboro

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Design professionals make a median salary of $33,200 per year in Wilkesboro. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 110%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $50,107 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Wilkesboro

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Interior Design
Game Design

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Wilkesboro


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

Design Programs Offered In Wilkesboro


Wilkesboro's design school offers one design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Wilkesboro


Approximately 8 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Wilkesboro, North Carolina

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