Visual Communications Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

The city of Durham has only one school 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 Durham, which includes visual communications training at the visual communications bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Visual Communications Employment

Durham 620
North Carolina 6,630

Exactly 620 of North Carolina's 6,630 visual communications professionals work in Durham. There has been a 19% growth in the number of visual communications professionals in Durham between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of visual communications professionals in Durham has increased, overall employment in Durham has also increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Visual Communications employment growth

5,680 5,690 6,300 6,560 6,630
520 490 610 680 620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$38,740 $37,783 $38,510 $38,060 $39,397
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

In Durham, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 Durham visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $39,397. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for visual communications professionals in Durham was $38,740 per year. The growth in the salary of visual communications professionals in Durham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Durham

10th percentile
$22,940
25th percentile
$27,873
50th percentile
$36,660
75th percentile
$46,673
90th percentile
$61,547

Durham visual communications professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,660. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $61,547 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Durham

Visual Communications
$39,397
Web Design
$42,270
Graphic Design
$42,270
Drafting
$53,500
Computer Animation
$59,280
Art
$76,440

Durham visual communications professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Durham

1

There is only one accredited visual communications school in the city. Many of Durham's visual communications professionals are graduates of this school.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Durham

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Durham

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

Approximately 8 students graduated from visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are in the process of collecting data for the number of visual communications faculty, growth in the field of visual communications academia and visual communications faculty salaries in Durham. If you are involved in teaching visual communications courses to students at the bachelors degree in visual communications level, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of visual communications in Durham. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database