Visual Communications Schools
In Akron, Ohio

The city of Akron has only one school where visual communications faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in visual communications in the city of Akron, which encompasses visual communications training at the visual communications bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Visual Communications Employment

Akron 760
Ohio 9,360

Of the 9,360 visual communications professionals employed in Ohio, 760 work in Akron. The number of visual communications professionals in Akron has grown by 19% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of visual communications professionals in Akron has increased, overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Visual Communications employment growth

9,330 9,260 9,720 9,040 9,360
640 660 700 640 760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$36,855 $33,265 $37,790 $46,355 $48,180
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

In Akron, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 Akron visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $48,180. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for visual communications professionals in Akron was $36,855 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$25,750
25th percentile
$35,440
50th percentile
$48,810
75th percentile
$61,430
90th percentile
$69,405

Visual communications professionals in Akron make a median yearly salary of $48,810. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,750 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,405 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Akron

Web Design
$38,340
Graphic Design
$38,340
Interior Design
$43,650
Drafting
$45,010
Visual Communications
$48,180
Computer Animation
$50,720
Industrial Design
$51,060
Art
$61,570

On average visual communications professionals in Akron earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Akron.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Akron

1

Many of Akron's visual communications professionals are graduates of the only accredited visual communications school in the city.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in visual communications offered by Akron's visual communications school.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
30
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total30

Approximately 30 students completed visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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