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Industrial Design Schools
In Pasadena, California

In Pasadena, there is only one industrial design school where industrial design faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of industrial design and industrial design education in Pasadena, which includes industrial design training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Pasadena Vs. California Industrial Design Employment

Pasadena 860
California 2,770

Of the 2,770 industrial design professionals employed in California, 860 work in Pasadena. The number of industrial design professionals in Pasadena has shrunk by 43% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Pasadena has increased.

Pasadena Vs. California Industrial Design employment growth

4,120 4,180 3,620 2,820 2,770
1,510 1,490 850 690 860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pasadena

Industrial Design VS. All professions salaries in Pasadena

$57,570 $61,760 $63,750 $66,250 $63,160
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Industrial Design in Pasadena
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pasadena

Salaries for industrial design professionals in Pasadena have increased. In 2010 Pasadena industrial design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $63,160. The average salary for industrial design professionals in Pasadena was $57,570 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Pasadena.

Salary percentiles for Industrial design professionals in Pasadena

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

Industrial design professionals in Pasadena make a median yearly salary of $59,210. The difference in pay between the industrial design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 149%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,370 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,620 per year.

Average Salaries for Industrial design professionals and related professions in Pasadena

Graphic Design
Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Pasadena industrial design professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Industrial Design schools in Pasadena


Many of Pasadena's industrial design professionals are graduates of the only accredited industrial design school in the city.

Industrial Design Programs Offered In Pasadena


Pasadena's industrial design schools offer 2 industrial design degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Industrial Design Degrees In Pasadena


Approximately 83 students graduated from industrial design courses in 2010.

Industrial Design Faculty Salaries in Pasadena, California

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