Visual Communications Schools
In Oak Brook, Illinois

In Oak Brook, there is only one visual communications 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 Oak Brook, which encompasses visual communications training at the visual communications associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Oak Brook Vs. Illinois Visual Communications Employment

Oak Brook 9,720
Illinois 12,260

Of the 12,260 visual communications professionals employed in Illinois, 9,720 work in Oak Brook. Between 2006 and 2010, in Oak Brook, there has been a 15% growth in the number of visual communications professionals. As the number of visual communications professionals in Oak Brook has increased, overall employment in Oak Brook has also increased.

Oak Brook Vs. Illinois Visual Communications employment growth

11,680 12,230 12,150 11,860 12,260
8,460 8,740 9,230 9,430 9,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Oak Brook

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Oak Brook

$56,850 $47,123 $48,865 $50,738 $52,693
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Oak Brook
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oak Brook

As the number of visual communications professionals in Oak Brook has grown, salaries for visual communications professionals have decreased. Oak Brook visual communications professionals made $52,693 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, visual communications professionals in Oak Brook made an average salary of $56,850 per year. The decline in the salary of visual communications professionals in Oak Brook is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Oak Brook

10th percentile
$23,700
25th percentile
$37,148
50th percentile
$49,730
75th percentile
$66,062
90th percentile
$84,220

Visual communications professionals make a median salary of $49,730 per year in Oak Brook. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 255% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Oak Brook

Visual Communications
$52,693
Interior Design
$53,490
Web Design
$53,900
Graphic Design
$53,900
Drafting
$54,193
Industrial Design
$54,620
Fashion Design
$54,670
Computer Animation
$62,850
Art
$67,433

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

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Oak Brook

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

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Oak Brook

No data at this time.

Oak Brook's visual communications school offers one visual communications degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Oak Brook

No data at this time.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Oak Brook, Illinois

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