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Graphic Design Schools
In Santa Rosa, California

There is only one graphic design school in Santa Rosa for faculty to choose from. The trends in Santa Rosa's graphic design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Rosa Vs. California Graphic Design Employment

Santa Rosa 240
California 26,390

Exactly 240 of California's 26,390 graphic design professionals work in Santa Rosa. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Rosa, there has been a 27% decline in the number of graphic design professionals. As the number of graphic design professionals in Santa Rosa has decreased, overall employment in Santa Rosa has also decreased.

Santa Rosa Vs. California Graphic Design employment growth

27,080 28,390 30,340 27,990 26,390
330 280 220 210 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Rosa

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Santa Rosa

$48,280 $53,340 $42,220 $43,490 $46,550
$44,490 $45,370 $46,830 $47,110 $48,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Santa Rosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Rosa

In Santa Rosa, salaries for graphic design professionals have decreased. In 2010 graphic design professionals in Santa Rosa reportedly earned an average salary of $46,550 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, graphic design professionals in Santa Rosa made an average salary of $48,280 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Rosa.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Santa Rosa

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Graphic design professionals in Santa Rosa earn a median salary of $45,170 per year. The 10% of graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,690 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Santa Rosa

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design

Graphic design professional salaries in Santa Rosa are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Santa Rosa


Many of Santa Rosa's graphic design professionals are graduates of the only accredited graphic design school in the city.

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Santa Rosa


Santa Rosa's graphic design schools offer 3 graphic design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Santa Rosa


Approximately 23 students graduated from graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Santa Rosa, California

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