Fashion Schools
In Amherst, Massachusetts

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Fashion Employment

Amherst 360
Massachusetts 119,480

Exactly 360 of Massachusetts' 119,480 fashion professionals work in Amherst. Between 2006 and 2010, in Amherst, there has been a 22% decline in the number of fashion professionals. As the number of fashion professionals in Amherst has decreased, overall employment in Amherst has increased.

Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Fashion employment growth

126,880 128,120 128,140 118,530 119,480
460 530 430 No data 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Amherst

Fashion VS. All professions salaries in Amherst

$22,990 $25,330 $42,185 No data $44,535
$41,780 $43,600 $47,470 No data $49,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fashion in Amherst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Amherst

Salaries for fashion professionals in Amherst have increased. In 2010 Amherst fashion professionals earned an average yearly salary of $44,535. The average salary for fashion professionals in Amherst was $22,990 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Amherst.

Salary percentiles for Fashion professionals in Amherst

10th percentile
$26,335
25th percentile
$31,780
50th percentile
$39,895
75th percentile
$47,505
90th percentile
$58,370

Fashion professionals in Amherst earn a median salary of $39,895 per year. The 10% of fashion professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,335 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 122% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Fashion professionals and related professions in Amherst

Fashion
$44,535
Fashion Merchandising
$45,020

On average fashion professional salaries in Amherst are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Fashion schools in Amherst

1

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

Fashion Programs Offered In Amherst

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in fashion offered by Amherst's fashion school.

Student Completed Fashion Degrees In Amherst

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Approximately 1 students graduated from fashion courses in 2010.

Fashion Faculty Salaries in Amherst, Massachusetts

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