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Design Schools
In Grand Junction, Colorado

In Grand Junction, there is only one design school where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Grand Junction's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the design bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Grand Junction Vs. Colorado Design Employment

Grand Junction 30
Colorado 6,710

Of the 6,710 design professionals employed in Colorado, 30 work in Grand Junction. There has been a 73% decline in the number of design professionals in Grand Junction between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Grand Junction has increased.

Grand Junction Vs. Colorado Design employment growth

6,450 7,130 6,920 6,840 6,710
110 120 110 110 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Grand Junction

Design VS. All professions salaries in Grand Junction

$25,800 $29,057 $34,347 $37,323 $29,015
$34,550 $36,550 $38,020 $39,630 $39,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Grand Junction
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Grand Junction

As the number of design professionals in Grand Junction has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 design professionals in Grand Junction reportedly earned an average salary of $29,015 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Grand Junction was $25,800 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Grand Junction.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Grand Junction

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Grand Junction design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $27,975. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $40,050 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Grand Junction

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Grand Junction


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

Design Programs Offered In Grand Junction


There is one degree and certificate program in design offered by Grand Junction's design school.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Grand Junction


Approximately 8 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Grand Junction, Colorado

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