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Graphic Design Schools
In Riverside, California

The city of Riverside has 2 schools where graphic design faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of graphic design and graphic design education in Riverside, which includes graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Graphic Design Employment

Riverside 1,070
California 26,390

Of the 26,390 graphic design professionals employed in California, 1,070 work in Riverside. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of graphic design professionals in Riverside has grown by 22%. As the employment for graphic design professionals in Riverside has increased, overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Graphic Design employment growth

27,080 28,390 30,340 27,990 26,390
880 930 1,180 1,060 1,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$41,070 $43,540 $44,000 $43,980 $44,420
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

Salaries for graphic design professionals in Riverside have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $44,420 per year was earned by graphic design professionals in Riverside. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for graphic design professionals in Riverside was $41,070 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Riverside.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Riverside

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

Riverside graphic design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $41,290. The difference in pay between the graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 146%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,350 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Riverside

Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications
Computer Animation

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

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Riverside


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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Riverside


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in graphic design offered by Riverside's graphic design schools.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Riverside


In 2010 approximately 53 students completed graphic design courses.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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