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Design Schools
In Alfred, New York

Design faculty can choose to work at one of 2 design schools in Alfred. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Alfred, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Alfred Vs. New York Design Employment

Alfred 290
New York 41,440

Of the 41,440 design professionals employed in New York, 290 work in Alfred. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of design professionals in Alfred has shrunk by 36%. As the employment for design professionals in Alfred has decreased, overall employment in Alfred has increased.

Alfred Vs. New York Design employment growth

42,940 43,300 45,910 43,450 41,440
450 440 420 No data 290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Alfred

Design VS. All professions salaries in Alfred

$35,830 $39,208 $40,870 No data $29,685
$33,350 $34,820 $36,290 No data $37,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Alfred
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Alfred

As the number of design professionals in Alfred has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Alfred design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $29,685. Four years earlier in 2006, design professionals in Alfred made an average salary of $35,830 per year. The decline in the salary of design professionals in Alfred is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Alfred

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90th percentile

Design professionals in Alfred make a median yearly salary of $27,900. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 140%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $18,450 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $44,320 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Alfred

Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications
Game Design

Design professional salaries in Alfred are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Alfred


Many of Alfred's design professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited design schools in the city.

Design Programs Offered In Alfred


Alfred's design schools offer 3 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Alfred


Approximately 11 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Alfred, New York

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