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Design Schools
In Fresno, California

In Fresno, there are 3 design schools where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Fresno's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fresno Vs. California Design Employment

Fresno 360
California 51,090

Exactly 360 of California's 51,090 design professionals work in Fresno. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fresno, there has been a 14% decline in the number of design professionals. As the employment for design professionals in Fresno has decreased, overall employment in Fresno has also decreased.

Fresno Vs. California Design employment growth

55,280 58,870 60,360 54,180 51,090
420 410 600 430 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fresno

Design VS. All professions salaries in Fresno

$48,380 $53,503 $50,408 $41,243 $46,418
$37,060 $38,180 $39,920 $40,460 $41,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Fresno
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fresno

Salaries for design professionals in Fresno have decreased. Fresno design professionals made $46,418 per year, on average, in 2010. Design professionals in Fresno made a yearly average salary of $48,380, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fresno.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Fresno

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Fresno design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $43,782. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,425 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $70,262 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Fresno

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Fresno


There are 3 accredited design schools in the city. Many of Fresno's design professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Design Programs Offered In Fresno


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

Student Completed Design Degrees In Fresno


Approximately 4 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Fresno, California

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