Visual Communications Schools
In West Lafayette, Indiana

The city of West Lafayette has only one school where visual communications faculty can find employment. The trends in West Lafayette'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

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Visual Communications Employment

West Lafayette 90
Indiana 3,970

Of the 3,970 visual communications professionals employed in Indiana, 90 work in West Lafayette. There has been a 18% decline in the number of visual communications professionals in West Lafayette between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for visual communications professionals in West Lafayette has decreased, overall employment in West Lafayette has increased.

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Visual Communications employment growth

4,090 4,290 4,300 3,880 3,970
110 120 140 130 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: West Lafayette

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in West Lafayette

$25,060 $31,890 $43,270 $41,030 $42,580
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in West Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Lafayette

As the number of visual communications professionals in West Lafayette has shrunk, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 West Lafayette visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,580. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for visual communications professionals in West Lafayette was $25,060 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in West Lafayette.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in West Lafayette

10th percentile
$23,700
25th percentile
$27,890
50th percentile
$37,990
75th percentile
$55,230
90th percentile
$64,780

Visual communications professionals in West Lafayette make a median yearly salary of $37,990. 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 173% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in West Lafayette

Web Design
$42,580
Visual Communications
$42,580
Graphic Design
$42,580

West Lafayette 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 West Lafayette

1

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

Visual Communications Programs Offered In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
35
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total35

Approximately 35 students completed visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in West Lafayette, Indiana

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