Fashion Merchandising Schools
In Akron, Ohio

There is only one fashion merchandising school in Akron for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fashion merchandising academic community in Akron, and the future trends. Academia in fashion merchandising includes fashion merchandising training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Fashion Merchandising
  • Bachelors degree in Fashion Merchandising


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Fashion Merchandising Employment

Akron 13,670
Ohio 201,460

Exactly 13,670 of the 201,460 fashion merchandising professionals employed in Ohio, work in Akron. There has been a 1% growth in the number of fashion merchandising professionals in Akron between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for fashion merchandising professionals in Akron has increased, overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Fashion Merchandising employment growth

218,580 218,070 209,590 205,930 201,460
13,600 13,700 13,280 13,500 13,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Fashion Merchandising VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$51,058 $48,778 $50,735 $52,050 $54,665
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fashion Merchandising in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

Salaries for fashion merchandising professionals in Akron have increased. In 2010 fashion merchandising professionals in Akron reportedly earned an average salary of $54,665 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, fashion merchandising professionals in Akron made an average salary of $51,058 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Fashion merchandising professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$34,182
25th percentile
$40,902
50th percentile
$50,835
75th percentile
$64,042
90th percentile
$77,292

Fashion merchandising professionals in Akron make a median yearly salary of $50,835. The difference in pay between the fashion merchandising professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 126%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,182 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,292 per year.

Average Salaries for Fashion merchandising professionals and related professions in Akron

Fashion
$54,544
Fashion Merchandising
$54,665
Advertising
$68,260
Fashion Marketing
$72,290
Marketing
$93,667
International Business
$96,916
Business Management
$114,618
Business Administration
$116,675
Small Business
$122,830

Akron fashion merchandising professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Fashion Merchandising schools in Akron

1

There is only one accredited fashion merchandising school in the city. Many of Akron's fashion merchandising professionals are graduates of this school.

Fashion Merchandising Programs Offered In Akron

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in fashion merchandising offered by Akron's fashion merchandising schools.

Student Completed Fashion Merchandising Degrees In Akron

associate
2
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

In 2010 approximately 10 students completed fashion merchandising courses.

Fashion Merchandising Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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