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Graphic Design Schools
In Buffalo, New York

In Buffalo, there is only one graphic design school where graphic design faculty can find employment. The trends in Buffalo's graphic design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes graphic design training at the graphic design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Graphic Design Employment

Buffalo 690
New York 18,970

Exactly 690 of New York's 18,970 graphic design professionals work in Buffalo. There has been a 23% growth in the number of graphic design professionals in Buffalo between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of graphic design professionals in Buffalo has increased, overall employment in Buffalo has also increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Graphic Design employment growth

18,660 19,380 20,830 19,980 18,970
560 590 710 750 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$38,510 $38,810 $40,960 $40,590 $42,900
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

In Buffalo, salaries for graphic design professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $42,900 per year was earned by graphic design professionals in Buffalo. Four years earlier in 2006, graphic design professionals in Buffalo made an average salary of $38,510 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Buffalo.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Buffalo

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Graphic design professionals make a median salary of $38,200 per year in Buffalo. The 10% of graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,060 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $71,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Buffalo

Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications
Computer Animation

On average graphic design professionals in Buffalo earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Buffalo.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Buffalo


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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Buffalo


There is one degree and certificate program in graphic design offered by Buffalo's graphic design school.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Buffalo


Approximately 8 students graduated from graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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