Visual Communications Schools
In Portland, Maine

There is only one visual communications school in Portland for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of visual communications and visual communications education in Portland, which includes visual communications training at the visual communications bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Maine Visual Communications Employment

Portland 260
Maine 680

Exactly 260 of the 680 visual communications professionals employed in Maine, work in Portland. There has been a 28% decline in the number of visual communications professionals in Portland between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for visual communications professionals in Portland has decreased, overall employment in Portland has increased.

Portland Vs. Maine Visual Communications employment growth

810 890 970 790 680
360 460 390 310 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$36,955 $34,348 $38,630 $41,673 $45,670
$38,320 $39,800 $40,830 $41,620 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

In Portland, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 visual communications professionals in Portland reportedly earned an average salary of $45,670 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, visual communications professionals in Portland made an average salary of $36,955 per year. The growth in the salary of visual communications professionals in Portland is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Portland

10th percentile
$28,310
25th percentile
$34,130
50th percentile
$41,200
75th percentile
$48,470
90th percentile
$60,860

Visual communications professionals make a median salary of $41,200 per year in Portland. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,310 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $60,860 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Portland

Interior Design
$43,290
Visual Communications
$45,670
Web Design
$45,670
Graphic Design
$45,670
Drafting
$51,470
Industrial Design
$67,040
Art
$67,300
Fashion Design
$81,000

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

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Portland

1

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

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Portland

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Portland

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

Approximately 5 students graduated from visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Portland, Maine

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