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Design Schools
In Riverside, California

Design faculty can choose to work at one of 3 design schools in Riverside. The trends in Riverside'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

Riverside Vs. California Design Employment

Riverside 1,910
California 51,090

Exactly 1,910 of California's 51,090 design professionals work in Riverside. The number of design professionals in Riverside has grown by 3% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of design professionals in Riverside has increased, overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Design employment growth

55,280 58,870 60,360 54,180 51,090
1,850 2,030 1,820 2,060 1,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Design VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$47,148 $50,447 $51,241 $51,294 $54,294
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

Salaries for design professionals in Riverside have increased. Riverside design professionals made $54,294 per year, on average, in 2010. Design professionals in Riverside made a yearly average salary of $47,148, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of design professionals in Riverside is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Riverside

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Design professionals in Riverside make a median yearly salary of $46,448. The difference in pay between the design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 228%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,674 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,771 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Riverside

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Riverside


Many of Riverside's design professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited design schools in the city.

Design Programs Offered In Riverside


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Riverside's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Riverside


Approximately 48 students completed design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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