Design Schools
In Auburn, Alabama

The city of Auburn has only one school where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Auburn's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Design
  • Masters degree in Design


Professional Trends

Auburn Vs. Alabama Design Employment

Auburn 40
Alabama 3,370

Exactly 40 of the 3,370 design professionals employed in Alabama, work in Auburn. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of design professionals in Auburn has grown by 33%. As the number of design professionals in Auburn has increased, overall employment in Auburn has also increased.

Auburn Vs. Alabama Design employment growth

3,650 3,600 3,840 3,610 3,370
30 No data 40 50 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Auburn

Design VS. All professions salaries in Auburn

$33,790 No data $37,130 $44,220 $46,640
$30,770 $31,690 $33,130 $36,440 $37,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Auburn
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Auburn

As the number of design professionals in Auburn has grown, salaries for design professionals have also increased. In 2010 Auburn design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $46,640. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Auburn was $33,790 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Auburn is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Auburn

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Design professionals in Auburn make a median yearly salary of $42,370. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,760 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Auburn

Game Design
Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Auburn


There is only one accredited design school in the city. Many of Auburn's design professionals are graduates of this school.

Design Programs Offered In Auburn


Auburn's design schools offer 5 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Auburn


In 2010 approximately 143 students completed design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Auburn, Alabama

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