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Graphic Design Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

The city of Albuquerque has 2 schools where graphic design faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in graphic design in the city of Albuquerque, which encompasses graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Graphic Design Employment

Albuquerque 490
New Mexico 690

Of the 690 graphic design professionals employed in New Mexico, 490 work in Albuquerque. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of graphic design professionals in Albuquerque has grown by 9%. As the employment for graphic design professionals in Albuquerque has increased, overall employment in Albuquerque has also increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Graphic Design employment growth

770 870 790 820 690
450 500 420 480 490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$34,370 $35,270 $47,240 $47,220 $46,720
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

As the number of graphic design professionals in Albuquerque has grown, salaries for graphic design professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $46,720 per year was earned by graphic design professionals in Albuquerque. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for graphic design professionals in Albuquerque was $34,370 per year. The growth in the salary of graphic design professionals in Albuquerque is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Albuquerque

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Graphic design professionals make a median salary of $44,790 per year in Albuquerque. The difference in pay between the graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 143%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,700 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $69,750 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Albuquerque

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design

Albuquerque graphic design professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Albuquerque


Many of Albuquerque's graphic design professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited graphic design schools in the city.

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Albuquerque


Albuquerque's graphic design schools offer 5 graphic design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Albuquerque


Approximately 51 students graduated from graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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