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Design Schools
In Dover, Delaware

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in Dover. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Dover, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Dover Vs. Delaware Design Employment

Dover 50
Delaware 640

Exactly 50 of the 640 design professionals employed in Delaware, work in Dover. The number of design professionals in Dover has shrunk by 17% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Dover has also decreased.

Dover Vs. Delaware Design employment growth

920 870 760 820 640
60 40 50 50 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Delaware
  • Dark Yellow: Dover

Design VS. All professions salaries in Dover

$37,770 $26,155 $35,570 $38,910 $39,420
$35,670 $36,790 $38,210 $39,120 $39,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Dover
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dover

In Dover, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 Dover design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $39,420. Design professionals in Dover made a yearly average salary of $37,770, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Dover is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Dover

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Design professionals in Dover make a median yearly salary of $36,340. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 167%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,970 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $63,900 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Dover

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

On average design professional salaries in Dover are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Dover


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

Design Programs Offered In Dover


Dover's design schools offer 2 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Dover


Approximately 20 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Dover, Delaware

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