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Advertising Schools
In Des Plaines, Illinois

Advertising faculty can choose to work at only one advertising school in Des Plaines. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the advertising academic community in Des Plaines, and the future trends. Academia in advertising includes advertising training at the advertising certificate level.


Professional Trends

Des Plaines Vs. Illinois Advertising Employment

Des Plaines 11,180
Illinois 14,650

Exactly 11,180 of Illinois' 14,650 advertising professionals work in Des Plaines. The number of advertising professionals in Des Plaines has grown by 32% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of advertising professionals in Des Plaines has increased, overall employment in Des Plaines has also increased.

Des Plaines Vs. Illinois Advertising employment growth

11,920 12,400 12,970 13,290 14,650
8,490 8,900 9,360 9,820 11,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Des Plaines

Advertising VS. All professions salaries in Des Plaines

$72,493 $76,313 $75,720 $72,540 $75,070
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Advertising in Des Plaines
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Des Plaines

In Des Plaines, salaries for advertising professionals have increased. In 2010 advertising professionals in Des Plaines reportedly earned an average salary of $75,070 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, advertising professionals in Des Plaines made an average salary of $72,493 per year. The growth in the salary of advertising professionals in Des Plaines is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Advertising professionals in Des Plaines

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Advertising professionals make a median salary of $68,502 per year in Des Plaines. The 10% of advertising professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,532 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $123,428 per year.

Average Salaries for Advertising professionals and related professions in Des Plaines

Visual Communications
Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Business Administration
Small Business

Advertising professional salaries in Des Plaines are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Advertising schools in Des Plaines


There is only one accredited advertising school in the city. Many of Des Plaines' advertising professionals are graduates of this school.

Advertising Programs Offered In Des Plaines


There is one degree and certificate program in advertising offered by Des Plaines' advertising school.

Student Completed Advertising Degrees In Des Plaines


In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from advertising courses.

Advertising Faculty Salaries in Des Plaines, Illinois

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