Visual Communications Schools
In San Jose, California

The city of San Jose has only one school where visual communications faculty can find employment. The trends in San Jose's visual communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes visual communications training at the visual communications bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Visual Communications Employment

San Jose 2,170
California 43,920

Exactly 2,170 of the 43,920 visual communications professionals employed in California, work in San Jose. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of visual communications professionals in San Jose has grown by 4%. Overall employment in San Jose has decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Visual Communications employment growth

41,090 42,040 46,940 44,300 43,920
2,080 1,950 2,020 2,280 2,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$56,197 $53,485 $62,527 $57,092 $59,768
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

As the number of visual communications professionals in San Jose has grown, salaries for visual communications professionals have also increased. In 2010 San Jose visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,768. Visual communications professionals in San Jose made a yearly average salary of $56,197, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in San Jose

10th percentile
$35,002
25th percentile
$41,575
50th percentile
$53,512
75th percentile
$73,522
90th percentile
$97,185

Visual communications professionals in San Jose earn a median salary of $53,512 per year. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,002 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 178% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in San Jose

Fashion Design
$56,260
Visual Communications
$59,768
Interior Design
$60,420
Drafting
$63,253
Web Design
$73,600
Graphic Design
$73,600
Industrial Design
$77,140
Computer Animation
$81,360
Art
$91,697

Visual communications professional salaries in San Jose are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in San Jose

1

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

Visual Communications Programs Offered In San Jose

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in visual communications offered by San Jose's visual communications schools.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In San Jose

associate
0
bachelor
47
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total47

In 2010 approximately 47 students completed visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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