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Design Schools
In Oakdale, Pennsylvania

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in Oakdale. The trends in Oakdale'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

Oakdale Vs. Pennsylvania Design Employment

Oakdale 2,870
Pennsylvania 14,850

Exactly 2,870 of Pennsylvania's 14,850 design professionals work in Oakdale. There has been a 2% growth in the number of design professionals in Oakdale between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Oakdale has also increased.

Oakdale Vs. Pennsylvania Design employment growth

15,700 16,160 16,640 15,590 14,850
2,810 3,440 3,720 3,530 2,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Oakdale

Design VS. All professions salaries in Oakdale

$46,810 $50,914 $45,917 $47,526 $46,147
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Oakdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oakdale

In Oakdale, salaries for design professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $46,147 per year was earned by design professionals in Oakdale. Four years earlier in 2006, design professionals in Oakdale made an average salary of $46,810 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Oakdale.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Oakdale

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Oakdale design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,631. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,411 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 133% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Oakdale

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Oakdale


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

Design Programs Offered In Oakdale


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

Student Completed Design Degrees In Oakdale


Approximately 60 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Oakdale, Pennsylvania

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