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Design Schools
In Woodridge, Illinois

In Woodridge, 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 Woodridge, which includes design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Woodridge Vs. Illinois Design Employment

Woodridge 13,890
Illinois 19,500

Exactly 13,890 of Illinois' 19,500 design professionals work in Woodridge. The number of design professionals in Woodridge has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for design professionals in Woodridge has increased, overall employment in Woodridge has also increased.

Woodridge Vs. Illinois Design employment growth

17,860 19,500 18,270 19,630 19,500
12,900 14,370 13,160 14,760 13,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Woodridge

Design VS. All professions salaries in Woodridge

$51,046 $51,527 $49,375 $58,272 $58,565
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Design in Woodridge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Woodridge

As the number of design professionals in Woodridge has grown, salaries for design professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,565 per year was earned by design professionals in Woodridge. Four years earlier in 2006, design professionals in Woodridge made an average salary of $51,046 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Woodridge.

Salary percentiles for Design professionals in Woodridge

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Design professionals in Woodridge earn a median salary of $54,152 per year. The 10% of design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,378 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,564 per year.

Average Salaries for Design professionals and related professions in Woodridge

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

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

Educational Trends

Design schools in Woodridge


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

Design Programs Offered In Woodridge


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in design offered by Woodridge's design schools.

Student Completed Design Degrees In Woodridge


In 2010 approximately 32 students graduated from design courses.

Design Faculty Salaries in Woodridge, Illinois

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