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Design Schools
In Muskegon, Michigan

There are 2 design schools in Muskegon for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in Muskegon, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Muskegon Vs. Michigan Design Employment

Muskegon 90
Michigan 11,970

Exactly 90 of Michigan's 11,970 design professionals work in Muskegon. The number of design professionals in Muskegon has grown by 50% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for design professionals in Muskegon has increased, overall employment in Muskegon has also increased.

Muskegon Vs. Michigan Design employment growth

17,220 17,930 15,000 13,330 11,970
60 70 70 70 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Muskegon

Design VS. All professions salaries in Muskegon

$31,470 $33,300 $33,670 $36,570 $31,895
$34,410 $35,690 $37,000 $37,220 $37,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Muskegon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Muskegon

As the number of design professionals in Muskegon has grown, salaries for design professionals have also increased. In 2010 Muskegon design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $31,895. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Muskegon was $31,470 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Muskegon.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Muskegon

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Muskegon design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $27,835. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,620 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $45,190 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Muskegon

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Muskegon


Many of Muskegon's design professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited design schools in the city.

Design Programs Offered In Muskegon


Muskegon's design schools offer 7 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Muskegon


In 2010 approximately 34 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Muskegon, Michigan

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