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Art Schools
In Rochester, New York

In Rochester, there are 6 art schools where art faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the art academic community in Rochester, and the future trends. Academia in art includes art training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Rochester Vs. New York Art Employment

Rochester 120
New York 10,050

Exactly 40 of New York's 5,080 art professionals work in Rochester. Between 2006 and 2010, in Rochester, there has been a 76% decline in the number of art professionals. As the number of art professionals in Rochester has decreased, overall employment in Rochester has increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Art employment growth

4,160 4,970 5,580 5,500 5,080
170 80 No data 50 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Art VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$38,595 $41,080 $39,075 $55,090 $60,090
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Art in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

Salaries for art professionals in Rochester have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,090 per year was earned by art professionals in Rochester. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for art professionals in Rochester was $38,595 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rochester.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in Rochester

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Art professionals in Rochester earn a median salary of $57,950 per year. The 10% of art professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,430 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 143% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in Rochester

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design

On average art professional salaries in Rochester are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Art schools in Rochester


There are 6 accredited art schools in the city. Many of Rochester's art professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Art Programs Offered In Rochester


Rochester's art schools offer 29 art degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Art Degrees In Rochester


Approximately 387 students graduated from art courses in 2010.

Art Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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