Design Schools
In Federal Way, Washington

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


Professional Trends

Federal Way Vs. Washington Design Employment

Federal Way 5,110
Washington 7,730

Exactly 5,110 of Washington State's 7,730 design professionals work in Federal Way. There has been a 12% growth in the number of design professionals in Federal Way between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of design professionals in Federal Way has increased, overall employment in Federal Way has also increased.

Federal Way Vs. Washington Design employment growth

7,630 8,100 8,790 8,720 7,730
4,550 5,210 5,960 5,960 5,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Federal Way

Design VS. All professions salaries in Federal Way

$51,203 $56,458 $61,260 $61,989 $58,335
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Federal Way
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Federal Way

Salaries for design professionals in Federal Way have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,335 per year was earned by design professionals in Federal Way. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Federal Way was $51,203 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Federal Way.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Federal Way

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Design professionals in Federal Way make a median yearly salary of $54,358. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 180%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,486 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,886 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Federal Way

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Federal Way


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

Design Programs Offered In Federal Way

No data at this time.

There is one degree and certificate program in design offered by Federal Way's design school.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Federal Way


Approximately 3 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Federal Way, Washington

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