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Design Schools
In Union, New Jersey

The city of Union has only one school where design faculty can find employment. The trends in Union'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

Union Vs. New Jersey Design Employment

Union 2,530
New Jersey 11,270

Of the 11,270 design professionals employed in New Jersey, 2,530 work in Union. Between 2006 and 2010, in Union, there has been a 21% decline in the number of design professionals. Overall employment in Union has increased.

Union Vs. New Jersey Design employment growth

12,290 12,540 12,340 11,790 11,270
3,210 3,090 2,960 2,810 2,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Union

Design VS. All professions salaries in Union

$59,900 $59,567 $61,717 $57,465 $56,975
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Union
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Union

Salaries for design professionals in Union have decreased. In 2010 Union design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $56,975. Design professionals in Union made a yearly average salary of $59,900, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Union.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Union

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Design professionals make a median salary of $52,667 per year in Union. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 172% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Union

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Union


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

Design Programs Offered In Union


Union's design schools offer 3 design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Union


In 2010 approximately 55 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Union, New Jersey

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