Design Schools
In Morehead City, North Carolina

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in Morehead City. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Morehead City, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the following levels:

  • Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Design


Professional Trends

Morehead City Vs. North Carolina Design Employment

Morehead City 220
North Carolina 9,100

Of the 9,100 design professionals employed in North Carolina, 220 work in Morehead City. There has been a 29% growth in the number of design professionals in Morehead City between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for design professionals in Morehead City has increased, overall employment in Morehead City has also increased.

Morehead City Vs. North Carolina Design employment growth

9,010 9,640 10,140 9,810 9,100
170 210 230 No data 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Morehead City

Design VS. All professions salaries in Morehead City

$25,680 $25,900 $26,595 No data $28,240
$29,880 $31,110 $32,310 No data $34,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Morehead City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Morehead City

In Morehead City, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 design professionals in Morehead City reportedly earned an average salary of $28,240 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Morehead City was $25,680 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Morehead City is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Morehead City

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Design professionals make a median salary of $25,155 per year in Morehead City. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,930 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $42,570 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Morehead City

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design
Game Design

On average design professional salaries in Morehead City are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Morehead City


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

Design Programs Offered In Morehead City


Morehead City's design schools offer 2 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Morehead City


In 2010 approximately 10 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Morehead City, North Carolina

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