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Graphic Design Schools
In Troy, Michigan

There is only one graphic design school in Troy for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of graphic design and graphic design education in Troy, which includes graphic design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Troy Vs. Michigan Graphic Design Employment

Troy 1,450
Michigan 4,850

Of the 4,850 graphic design professionals employed in Michigan, 1,450 work in Troy. Between 2006 and 2010, in Troy, there has been a 41% decline in the number of graphic design professionals. As the employment for graphic design professionals in Troy has decreased, overall employment in Troy has increased.

Troy Vs. Michigan Graphic Design employment growth

6,160 6,690 5,080 5,050 4,850
2,460 3,010 1,800 1,730 1,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Graphic Design VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$51,450 $51,580 $47,670 $48,280 $48,970
$44,550 $45,610 $46,550 $46,440 $46,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Graphic Design in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

In Troy, salaries for graphic design professionals have decreased. In 2010 Troy graphic design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $48,970. Four years earlier in 2006, graphic design professionals in Troy made an average salary of $51,450 per year. The decline in the salary of graphic design professionals in Troy is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Graphic design professionals in Troy

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

Graphic design professionals in Troy earn a median salary of $47,020 per year. The 10% of graphic design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,830 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 140% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Graphic design professionals and related professions in Troy

Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications
Computer Animation

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

Educational Trends

Graphic Design schools in Troy


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

Graphic Design Programs Offered In Troy


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in graphic design offered by Troy's graphic design schools.

Student Completed Graphic Design Degrees In Troy


Approximately 43 students graduated from graphic design courses in 2010.

Graphic Design Faculty Salaries in Troy, Michigan

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