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Graphic Design Schools
In Denver, Colorado

Graphic Design faculty can choose to work at one of 7 graphic design schools in Denver. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of graphic design and graphic design education in Denver, which includes graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Graphic Design Employment

Denver 2,210
Colorado 3,800

Of the 3,800 graphic design professionals employed in Colorado, 2,210 work in Denver. There has been a 28% growth in the number of graphic design professionals in Denver between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Graphic Design employment growth

2,980 3,340 3,300 3,610 3,800
1,720 1,940 1,890 2,130 2,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$41,460 $44,160 $45,620 $45,850 $44,910
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

Salaries for graphic design professionals in Denver have increased. Denver graphic design professionals made $44,910 per year, on average, in 2010. Graphic design professionals in Denver made a yearly average salary of $41,460, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Denver.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Denver

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Graphic design professionals in Denver make a median yearly salary of $42,310. The 10% of graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,030 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 160% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Denver

Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications
Computer Animation

On average graphic design professional salaries in Denver are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Denver


There are 7 accredited graphic design schools in the city. Many of Denver's graphic design professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Denver


Denver's graphic design schools offer 12 graphic design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 184 students completed graphic design courses.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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