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Design Schools
In West Plains, Missouri

The city of West Plains has only one school where design faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the design academic community in West Plains, and the future trends. Academia in design includes design training at the design certificate level.


Professional Trends

West Plains Vs. Missouri Design Employment

West Plains 180
Missouri 7,000

Exactly 180 of Missouri's 7,000 design professionals work in West Plains. Between 2006 and 2010, in West Plains, there has been a 59% decline in the number of design professionals. As the number of design professionals in West Plains has decreased, overall employment in West Plains has also decreased.

West Plains Vs. Missouri Design employment growth

8,180 8,510 8,410 7,710 7,000
440 550 320 No data 180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: West Plains

Design VS. All professions salaries in West Plains

$20,885 $21,735 $24,515 No data $24,235
$27,630 $29,060 $30,100 No data $30,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in West Plains
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Plains

Salaries for design professionals in West Plains have increased. In 2010 design professionals in West Plains reportedly earned an average salary of $24,235 per year. The average salary for design professionals in West Plains was $20,885 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in West Plains.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in West Plains

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West Plains design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $22,795. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $16,840 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 99% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in West Plains

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Game Design

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in West Plains


Many of West Plains' design professionals are graduates of the only accredited design school in the city.

Design Programs Offered In West Plains

No data at this time.

There is one degree and certificate program in design offered by West Plains' design school.

Student Completed Design Degrees In West Plains

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Design Faculty Salaries in West Plains, Missouri

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