Graphic Design Schools
In West Lafayette, Indiana

The city of West Lafayette has only one school where graphic design faculty can find employment. The trends in West Lafayette's graphic design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes graphic design training at the graphic design masters degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Graphic Design Employment

West Lafayette 90
Indiana 3,170

Of the 3,170 graphic design professionals employed in Indiana, 90 work in West Lafayette. There has been a 18% decline in the number of graphic design professionals in West Lafayette between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of graphic design professionals in West Lafayette has decreased, overall employment in West Lafayette has increased.

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Graphic Design employment growth

3,250 3,340 3,630 3,340 3,170
110 120 140 130 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: West Lafayette

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in West Lafayette

$25,060 $31,890 $43,270 $41,030 $42,580
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in West Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Lafayette

Salaries for graphic design professionals in West Lafayette have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $42,580 per year was earned by graphic design professionals in West Lafayette. Four years earlier in 2006, graphic design professionals in West Lafayette made an average salary of $25,060 per year. The growth in the salary of graphic design professionals in West Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in West Lafayette

10th percentile
$23,700
25th percentile
$27,890
50th percentile
$37,990
75th percentile
$55,230
90th percentile
$64,780

Graphic design professionals make a median salary of $37,990 per year in West Lafayette. The difference in pay between the graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 173%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,700 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $64,780 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in West Lafayette

Web Design
$42,580
Visual Communications
$42,580
Graphic Design
$42,580
Design
$42,580

On average graphic design professionals in West Lafayette earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in West Lafayette.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in West Lafayette

1

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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
6
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students completed graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in West Lafayette, Indiana

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