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Design Schools
In Pittsfield, Massachusetts

The city of Pittsfield has only one school where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Pittsfield's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the design certificate level.


Professional Trends

Pittsfield Vs. Massachusetts Design Employment

Pittsfield 60
Massachusetts 9,730

Of the 9,730 design professionals employed in Massachusetts, 60 work in Pittsfield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pittsfield, there has been a 50% growth in the number of design professionals. As the employment for design professionals in Pittsfield has increased, overall employment in Pittsfield has decreased.

Pittsfield Vs. Massachusetts Design employment growth

11,900 11,560 11,870 10,690 9,730
40 30 50 60 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsfield

Design VS. All professions salaries in Pittsfield

$40,600 $36,190 $38,120 $46,110 $47,430
$38,920 $39,990 $39,920 $41,260 $42,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Pittsfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsfield

Salaries for design professionals in Pittsfield have increased. In 2010 design professionals in Pittsfield reportedly earned an average salary of $47,430 per year. The average salary for design professionals in Pittsfield was $40,600 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Pittsfield.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Pittsfield

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Design professionals in Pittsfield make a median yearly salary of $43,040. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,970 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Pittsfield

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Pittsfield


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

Design Programs Offered In Pittsfield

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There is one degree and certificate program in design offered by Pittsfield's design school.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Pittsfield

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Design Faculty Salaries in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

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