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Art Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

There are 3 art schools in Jersey City for faculty to choose from. The trends in Jersey City's art academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes art training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Art Employment

Jersey City 8,250
New Jersey 1,730

Of the 690 art professionals employed in New Jersey, 3,640 work in Jersey City. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jersey City, there has been a 1% decline in the number of art professionals. As the employment for art professionals in Jersey City has decreased, overall employment in Jersey City has increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Art employment growth

910 770 970 630 690
3,680 3,430 4,670 4,360 3,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Art VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$54,107 $54,720 $54,050 $53,677 $54,397
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

As the number of art professionals in Jersey City has shrunk, salaries for art professionals have increased. In 2010 Jersey City art professionals earned an average yearly salary of $54,397. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for art professionals in Jersey City was $54,107 per year. The growth in the salary of art professionals in Jersey City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Jersey City

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Art professionals in Jersey City earn a median salary of $49,747 per year. The 10% of art professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,113 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 228% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications

Art professional salaries in Jersey City are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Art schools in Jersey City


Many of Jersey City's art professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited art schools in the city.

Art Programs Offered In Jersey City


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in art offered by Jersey City's art schools.

Student Completed Art Degrees In Jersey City


In 2010 approximately 63 students graduated from art courses.

Art Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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