Industrial Design Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

In Providence, there is only one industrial design school where industrial design faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in industrial design in the city of Providence, which encompasses industrial design training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Industrial Design
  • Masters degree in Industrial Design


Statistics

Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Industrial Design Employment

Providence 340
Rhode Island 300

Of the 300 industrial design professionals employed in Rhode Island, 340 work in Providence. The number of industrial design professionals in Providence has shrunk by 43% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of industrial design professionals in Providence has decreased, overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Industrial Design employment growth

580 520 420 310 300
600 600 490 390 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Industrial Design VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$55,310 $55,480 $58,710 $62,000 $61,230
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Industrial Design in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

As the number of industrial design professionals in Providence has shrunk, salaries for industrial design professionals have increased. In 2010 Providence industrial design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $61,230. Industrial design professionals in Providence made a yearly average salary of $55,310, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Providence.

Salary percentiles for Industrial design professionals in Providence

10th percentile
$39,270
25th percentile
$47,380
50th percentile
$60,630
75th percentile
$73,450
90th percentile
$89,020

Providence industrial design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,630. The 10% of industrial design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,270 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $89,020 per year.

Average Salaries for Industrial design professionals and related professions in Providence

Drafting
$49,575
Graphic Design
$51,520
Design
$56,995
Industrial Design
$61,230
Civil Engineering
$61,557
Architecture
$64,335
Art
$67,360
Mechanical Engineering
$69,494

Providence industrial design professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Industrial Design schools in Providence

1

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

Industrial Design Programs Offered In Providence

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Providence's industrial design schools offer 2 industrial design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Industrial Design Degrees In Providence

associate
0
bachelor
67
master
9
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total76

Approximately 76 students completed industrial design courses in 2010.

Industrial Design Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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