Graphic Design Schools
In Palatine, Illinois

There is only one graphic design school in Palatine for faculty to choose from. The trends in Palatine's graphic design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Palatine Vs. Illinois Graphic Design Employment

Palatine 7,800
Illinois 9,870

Exactly 7,800 of Illinois' 9,870 graphic design professionals work in Palatine. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of graphic design professionals in Palatine has grown by 15%. As the number of graphic design professionals in Palatine has increased, overall employment in Palatine has also increased.

Palatine Vs. Illinois Graphic Design employment growth

9,240 10,180 9,960 9,710 9,870
6,760 7,740 7,500 7,690 7,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palatine

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Palatine

$48,140 $49,310 $49,830 $53,710 $53,900
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Palatine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palatine

Salaries for graphic design professionals in Palatine have increased. In 2010 Palatine graphic design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,900. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for graphic design professionals in Palatine was $48,140 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Palatine.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Palatine

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Palatine graphic design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,230. The 10% of graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,290 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,970 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Palatine

Visual Communications
Web Design
Graphic Design
Computer Animation

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

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Palatine


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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Palatine


Palatine's graphic design schools offer 3 graphic design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Palatine


Approximately 8 students graduated from graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Palatine, Illinois

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