Graphic Design Schools
In Hickory, North Carolina

There is only one graphic design school in Hickory for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in graphic design in the city of Hickory, which encompasses graphic design training at the graphic design bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Graphic Design Employment

Hickory 140
North Carolina 5,350

Of the 5,350 graphic design professionals employed in North Carolina, 140 work in Hickory. There has been a 8% growth in the number of graphic design professionals in Hickory between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Hickory has decreased.

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Graphic Design employment growth

4,140 4,270 4,940 5,290 5,350
130 160 200 170 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Hickory

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Hickory

$38,310 $41,400 $38,650 $41,340 $39,240
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Hickory
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hickory

As the number of graphic design professionals in Hickory has grown, salaries for graphic design professionals have also increased. Hickory graphic design professionals made $39,240 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for graphic design professionals in Hickory was $38,310 per year. The growth in the salary of graphic design professionals in Hickory is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Hickory

10th percentile
$22,970
25th percentile
$27,150
50th percentile
$34,260
75th percentile
$47,540
90th percentile
$61,320

Hickory graphic design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $34,260. The 10% of graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,970 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 167% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Hickory

Web Design
$39,240
Visual Communications
$39,240
Graphic Design
$39,240
Design
$47,894

Graphic design professional salaries in Hickory are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Hickory

1

Many of Hickory's graphic design professionals are graduates of the only accredited graphic design school in the city.

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Hickory

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Hickory

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Approximately 3 students completed graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Hickory, North Carolina

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