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Design Schools
In White Plains, New York

Design faculty can choose to work at only one design school in White Plains. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of design and design education in White Plains, which includes design training at the design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

White Plains Vs. New York Design Employment

White Plains 33,460
New York 41,440

Exactly 33,460 of the 41,440 design professionals employed in New York, work in White Plains. Between 2006 and 2010, in White Plains, there has been a 2% decline in the number of design professionals. As the employment for design professionals in White Plains has decreased, overall employment in White Plains has increased.

White Plains Vs. New York Design employment growth

42,940 43,300 45,910 43,450 41,440
33,970 34,390 36,590 34,280 33,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: White Plains

Design VS. All professions salaries in White Plains

$62,461 $65,493 $65,828 $68,520 $69,448
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in White Plains
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in White Plains

As the number of design professionals in White Plains has shrunk, salaries for design professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $69,448 per year was earned by design professionals in White Plains. Four years earlier in 2006, design professionals in White Plains made an average salary of $62,461 per year. The growth in the salary of design professionals in White Plains is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in White Plains

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Design professionals make a median salary of $65,076 per year in White Plains. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,891 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $95,620 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in White Plains

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

Design professional salaries in White Plains are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Design schools in White Plains


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

Design Programs Offered In White Plains


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

Student Completed Design Degrees In White Plains


In 2010 approximately 48 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in White Plains, New York

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