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Design Schools
In Farmington, Connecticut

The city of Farmington has 2 schools where design faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Farmington, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Farmington Vs. Connecticut Design Employment

Farmington 1,510
Connecticut 4,990

Of the 4,890 design professionals employed in Connecticut, 1,510 work in Farmington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Farmington, there has been a 25% growth in the number of design professionals. Overall employment in Farmington has also increased.

Farmington Vs. Connecticut Design employment growth

4,830 5,150 6,050 5,350 4,890
1,210 1,320 1,650 1,390 1,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Farmington

Design VS. All professions salaries in Farmington

$47,906 $49,132 $45,375 $46,357 $51,090
$46,700 $48,650 $50,340 $51,520 $52,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Farmington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Farmington

In Farmington, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 design professionals in Farmington reportedly earned an average salary of $51,090 per year. Design professionals in Farmington made a yearly average salary of $47,906, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Farmington.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Farmington

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

Farmington design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $45,530. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,337 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,684 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Farmington

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Farmington


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

Design Programs Offered In Farmington


Farmington's design schools offer 4 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Farmington


Approximately 60 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Farmington, Connecticut

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