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Design Schools
In Canton, Michigan

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in Canton. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of design and design education in Canton, which includes design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Michigan Design Employment

Canton 1,060
Michigan 11,970

Exactly 1,060 of the 11,970 design professionals employed in Michigan, work in Canton. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of design professionals in Canton has shrunk by 36%. Overall employment in Canton has increased.

Canton Vs. Michigan Design employment growth

17,220 17,930 15,000 13,330 11,970
1,650 3,070 2,560 2,000 1,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Design VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$47,723 $56,310 $49,538 $46,915 $46,678
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

As the number of design professionals in Canton has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Canton design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $46,678. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Canton was $47,723 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Canton.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Canton

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

Canton design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,095. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 164%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,202 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,125 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Canton

Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications
Computer Animation
Interior Design
Game Design

Canton design professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Canton


Many of Canton's design professionals are graduates of the only accredited design school in the city.

Design Programs Offered In Canton


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Canton's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Canton


In 2010 approximately 10 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Canton, Michigan

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