Graphic Design Schools
In Columbia, Missouri

There are 2 graphic design schools in Columbia for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of graphic design and graphic design education in Columbia, which includes graphic design training at the graphic design bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Missouri Graphic Design Employment

Columbia 110
Missouri 3,760

Exactly 110 of the 3,760 graphic design professionals employed in Missouri, work in Columbia. The number of graphic design professionals in Columbia has shrunk by 8% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Missouri Graphic Design employment growth

3,740 3,750 3,970 3,970 3,760
120 150 160 140 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$32,270 $31,430 $35,160 $34,100 $39,530
$33,560 $35,700 $36,610 $37,570 $36,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for graphic design professionals have increased. In 2010 Columbia graphic design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $39,530. Four years earlier in 2006, graphic design professionals in Columbia made an average salary of $32,270 per year. The growth in the salary of graphic design professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$23,610
25th percentile
$28,750
50th percentile
$33,960
75th percentile
$42,060
90th percentile
$61,200

Graphic design professionals in Columbia make a median yearly salary of $33,960. The difference in pay between the graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 159%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,610 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $61,200 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Columbia

Design
$36,903
Web Design
$39,530
Graphic Design
$39,530
Visual Communications
$39,530

On average graphic design professionals in Columbia earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Columbia.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Columbia

2

There are 2 accredited graphic design schools in the city. Many of Columbia's graphic design professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in graphic design offered by Columbia's graphic design schools.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

Approximately 9 students completed graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Missouri

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