Visual Communications Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

The city of Atlanta has 10 schools where visual communications faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of visual communications and visual communications education in Atlanta, which includes visual communications training at the following levels:

  • Visual Communications Certificate
  • Associates degree in Visual Communications
  • Bachelors degree in Visual Communications
  • Masters degree in Visual Communications
  • PhD degree in Visual Communications


Statistics

Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Visual Communications Employment

Atlanta 4,990
Georgia 6,960

Exactly 4,990 of the 6,960 visual communications professionals employed in Georgia, work in Atlanta. Between 2006 and 2010, in Atlanta, there has been a 10% growth in the number of visual communications professionals. As the number of visual communications professionals in Atlanta has increased, overall employment in Atlanta has also increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Visual Communications employment growth

6,140 6,750 6,900 7,210 6,960
4,540 4,700 4,890 5,110 4,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$49,473 $49,610 $45,795 $42,372 $44,568
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

In Atlanta, salaries for visual communications professionals have decreased. In 2010 visual communications professionals in Atlanta reportedly earned an average salary of $44,568 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, visual communications professionals in Atlanta made an average salary of $49,473 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Atlanta.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
$26,495
25th percentile
$32,652
50th percentile
$40,520
75th percentile
$53,570
90th percentile
$68,698

Visual communications professionals in Atlanta earn a median salary of $40,520 per year. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,495 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,698 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Visual Communications
$44,568
Art
$50,288
Drafting
$50,665
Web Design
$52,430
Graphic Design
$52,430
Interior Design
$53,430
Computer Animation
$54,530
Industrial Design
$56,020
Fashion Design
$58,720

On average visual communications professional salaries in Atlanta are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Atlanta

10

Many of Atlanta's visual communications professionals are graduates of one of the 10 accredited visual communications schools in the city.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate
2
bachelor
7
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
4
Total16

There are a total of 16 degree and certificate programs in visual communications offered by Atlanta's visual communications schools.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Atlanta

associate
11
bachelor
115
master
21
doctor
5
Certificate
76
Total228

Approximately 228 students completed visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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