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Design Schools
In Paramus, New Jersey

In Paramus, there is only one design school where design faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in design in the city of Paramus, which encompasses design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Paramus Vs. New Jersey Design Employment

Paramus 33,460
New Jersey 11,270

Of the 11,270 design professionals employed in New Jersey, 33,460 work in Paramus. Between 2006 and 2010, in Paramus, there has been a 2% decline in the number of design professionals. As the number of design professionals in Paramus has decreased, overall employment in Paramus has increased.

Paramus Vs. New Jersey Design employment growth

12,290 12,540 12,340 11,790 11,270
33,970 34,390 36,590 34,280 33,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Paramus

Design VS. All professions salaries in Paramus

$62,461 $65,493 $65,828 $68,520 $69,448
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Paramus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Paramus

Salaries for design professionals in Paramus have increased. Paramus design professionals made $69,448 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Paramus was $62,461 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Paramus is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Paramus

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Paramus design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,076. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,891 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $95,620 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Paramus

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Paramus


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

Design Programs Offered In Paramus


Paramus' design school offers one design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Paramus


Approximately 33 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Paramus, New Jersey

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