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Design Schools
In Palatine, Illinois

There is only one design school in Palatine for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in design in the city of Palatine, which encompasses design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Palatine Vs. Illinois Design Employment

Palatine 13,890
Illinois 19,500

Exactly 13,890 of Illinois' 19,500 design professionals work in Palatine. There has been a 8% growth in the number of design professionals in Palatine between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for design professionals in Palatine has increased, overall employment in Palatine has also increased.

Palatine Vs. Illinois Design employment growth

17,860 19,500 18,270 19,630 19,500
12,900 14,370 13,160 14,760 13,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palatine

Design VS. All professions salaries in Palatine

$51,046 $51,527 $49,375 $58,272 $58,565
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Palatine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palatine

Salaries for design professionals in Palatine have increased. Palatine design professionals made $58,565 per year, on average, in 2010. Design professionals in Palatine made a yearly average salary of $51,046, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Palatine is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Palatine

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Design professionals in Palatine earn a median salary of $54,152 per year. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,378 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,564 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Palatine

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

Palatine design professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Palatine


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

Design Programs Offered In Palatine


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Palatine's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Palatine


In 2010 approximately 33 students completed design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Palatine, Illinois

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