Fashion Schools
In Akron, Ohio

In Akron, there is only one fashion school where fashion faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fashion in the city of Akron, which encompasses fashion training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Fashion
  • Bachelors degree in Fashion


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Fashion Employment

Akron 11,080
Ohio 159,330

Of the 159,330 fashion professionals employed in Ohio, 11,080 work in Akron. The number of fashion professionals in Akron has grown by 4% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Fashion employment growth

173,040 172,530 163,350 161,390 159,330
10,700 10,760 10,230 10,610 11,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Fashion VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$53,098 $52,334 $51,864 $50,668 $54,544
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fashion in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

Salaries for fashion professionals in Akron have increased. In 2010 fashion professionals in Akron reportedly earned an average salary of $54,544 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, fashion professionals in Akron made an average salary of $53,098 per year. The growth in the salary of fashion professionals in Akron is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fashion professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$28,176
25th percentile
$35,952
50th percentile
$47,970
75th percentile
$65,362
90th percentile
$61,332

Akron fashion professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,970. The 10% of fashion professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,176 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 118% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Fashion professionals and related professions in Akron

Fashion
$54,544
Fashion Merchandising
$54,665
Art
$61,570
Fashion Marketing
$72,290

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

Educational Trends

Fashion schools in Akron

1

Many of Akron's fashion professionals are graduates of the only accredited fashion school in the city.

Fashion Programs Offered In Akron

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Akron's fashion schools offer 2 fashion degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Fashion Degrees In Akron

associate
2
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

In 2010 approximately 10 students completed fashion courses.

Fashion Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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