Graphic Design Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

The city of Durham has only one school where graphic design faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in graphic design in the city of Durham, which encompasses graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Graphic Design Employment

Durham 490
North Carolina 5,350

Of the 5,350 graphic design professionals employed in North Carolina, 490 work in Durham. There has been a 9% growth in the number of graphic design professionals in Durham between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of graphic design professionals in Durham has increased, overall employment in Durham has also increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Graphic Design employment growth

4,140 4,270 4,940 5,290 5,350
450 380 420 460 490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$42,520 $41,130 $42,390 $41,140 $42,270
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

Salaries for graphic design professionals in Durham have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $42,270 per year was earned by graphic design professionals in Durham. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for graphic design professionals in Durham was $42,520 per year. The decline in the salary of graphic design professionals in Durham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Durham

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Graphic design professionals make a median salary of $39,600 per year in Durham. The 10% of graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,750 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 165% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Durham

Visual Communications
Web Design
Graphic Design
Computer Animation

Durham graphic design professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Durham


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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Durham

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Durham's graphic design school offers one graphic design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Durham

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Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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