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Design Schools
In Ruston, Louisiana

There is only one design school in Ruston for faculty to choose from. The trends in Ruston's design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes design training at the design bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Design Employment

Ruston 100
Louisiana 3,700

Exactly 100 of Louisiana's 3,700 design professionals work in Ruston. There has been a 150% growth in the number of design professionals in Ruston between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Ruston has decreased.

Ruston Vs. Louisiana Design employment growth

3,390 3,390 3,600 3,570 3,700
40 60 110 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Ruston

Design VS. All professions salaries in Ruston

$21,100 $20,010 $23,105 No data $23,040
$28,130 $29,380 $30,820 No data $33,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Ruston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ruston

In Ruston, salaries for design professionals have increased. Ruston design professionals made $23,040 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for design professionals in Ruston was $21,100 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Ruston.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Ruston

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90th percentile

Design professionals in Ruston earn a median salary of $22,185 per year. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,000 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 73% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Ruston

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

On average design professional salaries in Ruston are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Ruston


There is only one accredited design school in the city. Many of Ruston's design professionals are graduates of this school.

Design Programs Offered In Ruston


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

Student Completed Design Degrees In Ruston


In 2010 approximately 27 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Ruston, Louisiana

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