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Design Schools
In Dover, New Jersey

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in Dover. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in design in the city of Dover, which encompasses design training at the design certificate level.


Professional Trends

Dover Vs. New Jersey Design Employment

Dover 2,530
New Jersey 11,270

Exactly 2,530 of New Jersey's 11,270 design professionals work in Dover. There has been a 21% decline in the number of design professionals in Dover between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of design professionals in Dover has decreased, overall employment in Dover has increased.

Dover Vs. New Jersey Design employment growth

12,290 12,540 12,340 11,790 11,270
3,210 3,090 2,960 2,810 2,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Dover

Design VS. All professions salaries in Dover

$59,900 $59,567 $61,717 $57,465 $56,975
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Dover
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dover

As the number of design professionals in Dover has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Dover design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $56,975. Design professionals in Dover made a yearly average salary of $59,900, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Dover.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Dover

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

Design professionals in Dover make a median yearly salary of $52,667. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $88,292 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Dover

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

On average design professionals in Dover earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Dover.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Dover


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

Design Programs Offered In Dover


Dover's design school offers one design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Dover


Approximately 16 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Dover, New Jersey

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