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Design Schools
In Newton, Massachusetts

The city of Newton has 2 schools where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Newton's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Newton Vs. Massachusetts Design Employment

Newton 5,790
Massachusetts 9,730

Of the 9,730 design professionals employed in Massachusetts, 5,790 work in Newton. The number of design professionals in Newton has shrunk by 20% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for design professionals in Newton has decreased, overall employment in Newton has increased.

Newton Vs. Massachusetts Design employment growth

11,900 11,560 11,870 10,690 9,730
7,230 7,230 7,320 6,490 5,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Newton

Design VS. All professions salaries in Newton

$61,310 $61,494 $63,704 $61,880 $58,318
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Newton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newton

Salaries for design professionals in Newton have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,318 per year was earned by design professionals in Newton. Design professionals in Newton made a yearly average salary of $61,310, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Newton.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Newton

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Newton design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $52,372. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,901 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 149% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Newton

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Newton


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

Design Programs Offered In Newton


Newton's design schools offer 5 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Newton


Approximately 75 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Newton, Massachusetts

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