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Fashion Merchandising Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

Fashion Merchandising faculty can choose to work at only one fashion merchandising school in Providence. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fashion merchandising in the city of Providence, which encompasses fashion merchandising training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Fashion Merchandising Employment

Providence 27,600
Rhode Island 21,270

Exactly 27,600 of the 21,270 fashion merchandising professionals employed in Rhode Island, work in Providence. Between 2006 and 2010, in Providence, there has been a 2% decline in the number of fashion merchandising professionals. As the number of fashion merchandising professionals in Providence has decreased, overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Fashion Merchandising employment growth

21,410 22,320 21,980 21,470 21,270
28,280 29,350 28,750 27,570 27,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Fashion Merchandising VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$51,330 $56,843 $59,103 $60,662 $59,700
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fashion Merchandising in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

As the number of fashion merchandising professionals in Providence has shrunk, salaries for fashion merchandising professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $59,700 per year was earned by fashion merchandising professionals in Providence. The average salary for fashion merchandising professionals in Providence was $51,330 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Providence.

Salary percentiles for Fashion merchandising professionals in Providence

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Fashion merchandising professionals make a median salary of $57,128 per year in Providence. The 10% of fashion merchandising professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,575 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,248 per year.

Average Salaries for Fashion merchandising professionals and related professions in Providence

Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Marketing
Fashion Design
International Business
Business Administration
Business Management
Small Business

On average fashion merchandising professional salaries in Providence are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Fashion Merchandising schools in Providence


Many of Providence's fashion merchandising professionals are graduates of the only accredited fashion merchandising school in the city.

Fashion Merchandising Programs Offered In Providence


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in fashion merchandising offered by Providence's fashion merchandising schools.

Student Completed Fashion Merchandising Degrees In Providence


Approximately 69 students graduated from fashion merchandising courses in 2010.

Fashion Merchandising Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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