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Design Schools
In Swartz Creek, Michigan

In Swartz Creek, there is only one design school where design faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of design and design education in Swartz Creek, which includes design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Swartz Creek Vs. Michigan Design Employment

Swartz Creek 140
Michigan 11,970

Exactly 140 of Michigan's 11,970 design professionals work in Swartz Creek. The number of design professionals in Swartz Creek has shrunk by 66% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of design professionals in Swartz Creek has decreased, overall employment in Swartz Creek has increased.

Swartz Creek Vs. Michigan Design employment growth

17,220 17,930 15,000 13,330 11,970
410 370 270 230 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Swartz Creek

Design VS. All professions salaries in Swartz Creek

$36,763 $44,095 $43,160 $31,310 $38,950
$38,740 $39,590 $40,460 $40,130 $40,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Swartz Creek
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Swartz Creek

Salaries for design professionals in Swartz Creek have increased. Swartz Creek design professionals made $38,950 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, design professionals in Swartz Creek made an average salary of $36,763 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Swartz Creek.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Swartz Creek

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Design professionals make a median salary of $35,810 per year in Swartz Creek. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Swartz Creek

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

On average design professionals in Swartz Creek earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Swartz Creek.

Educational Trends

Design schools in Swartz Creek


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

Design Programs Offered In Swartz Creek


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Swartz Creek's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Swartz Creek


Approximately 20 students graduated from design courses in 2010.

Design Faculty Salaries in Swartz Creek, Michigan

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