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Design Schools
In Independence, Ohio

There is only one design school in Independence for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Independence, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the design bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Independence Vs. Ohio Design Employment

Independence 2,820
Ohio 14,150

Of the 14,150 design professionals employed in Ohio, 2,820 work in Independence. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of design professionals in Independence has shrunk by 1%. As the number of design professionals in Independence has decreased, overall employment in Independence has increased.

Independence Vs. Ohio Design employment growth

16,490 16,500 16,370 14,870 14,150
2,850 3,200 3,100 2,840 2,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Independence

Design VS. All professions salaries in Independence

$44,905 $43,568 $44,117 $44,275 $44,200
$39,640 $40,780 $41,790 $41,930 $42,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Independence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Independence

As the number of design professionals in Independence has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have also decreased. Independence design professionals made $44,200 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for design professionals in Independence was $44,905 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Independence.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Independence

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25th percentile
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Design professionals in Independence make a median yearly salary of $40,462. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 162% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Independence

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

Independence design professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Independence


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

Design Programs Offered In Independence

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

Student Completed Design Degrees In Independence

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Design Faculty Salaries in Independence, Ohio

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