Graphic Design Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

In Harrisburg, there is only one graphic design school where graphic design faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the graphic design academic community in Harrisburg, and the future trends. Academia in graphic design includes graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Graphic Design Employment

Harrisburg 320
Pennsylvania 7,830

Exactly 320 of Pennsylvania's 7,830 graphic design professionals work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Harrisburg, there has been a 9% decline in the number of graphic design professionals. Overall employment in Harrisburg has increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Graphic Design employment growth

7,990 8,470 8,560 8,120 7,830
350 390 410 400 320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$34,360 $34,850 $36,310 $38,290 $38,320
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

As the number of graphic design professionals in Harrisburg has shrunk, salaries for graphic design professionals have increased. Harrisburg graphic design professionals made $38,320 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for graphic design professionals in Harrisburg was $34,360 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of graphic design professionals in Harrisburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Harrisburg

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Graphic design professionals in Harrisburg make a median yearly salary of $36,450. 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 $22,380 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,190 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Visual Communications
Web Design
Graphic Design
Computer Animation

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

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Harrisburg


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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Harrisburg


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

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Harrisburg


In 2010 approximately 11 students completed graphic design courses.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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