Graphic Design Schools
In Altoona, Pennsylvania

The city of Altoona has only one school where graphic design faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of graphic design and graphic design education in Altoona, which includes graphic design training at the graphic design certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Graphic Design Employment

Altoona 80
Pennsylvania 7,830

Of the 7,830 graphic design professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 80 work in Altoona. Between 2006 and 2010, in Altoona, there has been a 11% decline in the number of graphic design professionals. As the employment for graphic design professionals in Altoona has decreased, overall employment in Altoona has increased.

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Graphic Design employment growth

7,990 8,470 8,560 8,120 7,830
90 90 70 80 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Altoona

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Altoona

$33,750 $38,680 $32,270 $31,990 $34,880
$31,080 $31,850 $32,980 $33,340 $34,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Altoona
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Altoona

Salaries for graphic design professionals in Altoona have increased. Altoona graphic design professionals made $34,880 per year, on average, in 2010. Graphic design professionals in Altoona made a yearly average salary of $33,750, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Altoona.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Altoona

10th percentile
$21,510
25th percentile
$23,940
50th percentile
$30,980
75th percentile
$42,210
90th percentile
$54,080

Graphic design professionals in Altoona earn a median salary of $30,980 per year. The difference in pay between the graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 151%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $21,510 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $54,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Altoona

Web Design
$34,880
Visual Communications
$34,880
Graphic Design
$34,880
Design
$34,880

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

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Altoona

1

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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Altoona

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

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

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Altoona

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

In 2010 approximately 1 students graduated from graphic design courses.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Altoona, Pennsylvania

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