Graphic Design Schools In Nevada

Nevada has 6 accredited graphic design schools where graphic design faculty who teach graphic design classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in graphic design in the state of Nevada, which encompasses graphic design training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. College of Southern Nevada

    6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164

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  2. The Art Institute of Las Vegas

    2350 Corporate Circle, Henderson, Nevada 89074-7737

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  3. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

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  4. Great Basin College

    1500 College Parkway, Elko, Nevada 89801

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  5. Truckee Meadows Community College

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

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  6. International Academy of Design and Technology in Henderson

    2495 Village View Dr, Henderson, Nevada 89074

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Graphic Design Employment

Nevada 1,530
National 192,240

Of all of the graphic design professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Nevada.

Employment Growth for Graphic design professionals In Nevada

1,450 1,450 1,650 1,540 1,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Nevada, graphic design is a growing field. In 2010 there were 80 more graphic design professionals working in Nevada than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of graphic design has grown by 6% in Nevada. This growth is faster than the national trend for graphic design professionals which shows a 1% increase in the number of graphic design professionals working around the nation.

Graphic Design VS. All Professions salaries in Nevada

$44,690 $46,620 $47,400 $46,490 $47,300
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Nevada, as the number of graphic design professionals is growing, the salaries earned by graphic design professionals are increasing. Graphic design professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $44,690 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $47,300 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Nevada

10th percentile
$27,790
25th percentile
$35,060
50th percentile
$42,850
75th percentile
$55,970
90th percentile
$73,280

This represents a 6% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Nevada, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of graphic design. The pay differential between the highest paid graphic design professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 164%

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Nevada

Art
$51,484
Computer Animation
$55,060
Design
$52,870
Graphic Design
$47,300
Visual Communications
$53,170
Web Design
$47,300

In Nevada, graphic design professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada

associate
5
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total11

As the number of graphic design professionals is increasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited graphic design schools in Nevada state is also increasing. In Nevada, there were 34 graduates in 2006. And there were 90 graduates from graphic design courses in 2010.

This represents a 165% increase in the number of graphic design degree or certificate school graduates in Nevada state. A majority of these graduates, or 45%, graduated with an associate's degree in graphic design.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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