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Design Schools
In Melville, New York

There is only one design school in Melville for faculty to choose from. The trends in Melville's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Melville Vs. New York Design Employment

Melville 3,620
New York 41,440

Exactly 3,620 of New York's 41,440 design professionals work in Melville. There has been a 21% decline in the number of design professionals in Melville between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for design professionals in Melville has decreased, overall employment in Melville has increased.

Melville Vs. New York Design employment growth

42,940 43,300 45,910 43,450 41,440
4,560 4,230 4,300 3,990 3,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Melville

Design VS. All professions salaries in Melville

$58,175 $58,564 $60,788 $56,514 $67,024
$45,080 $46,980 $49,010 $50,190 $50,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Melville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Melville

As the number of design professionals in Melville has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $67,024 per year was earned by design professionals in Melville. Four years earlier in 2006, design professionals in Melville made an average salary of $58,175 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Melville.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Melville

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Melville design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,453. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,369 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $92,005 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Melville

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

On average design professionals in Melville earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Melville.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Melville


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

Design Programs Offered In Melville


Melville's design schools offer 2 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Melville


Approximately 85 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Melville, New York

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