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Interior Design Schools In Kentucky

Interior Design classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited interior design schools in Kentucky. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the interior design academic community in Kentucky, and the future trends in interior design training at the following levels:


  1. University of Kentucky

    Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0032

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Sullivan College of Technology and Design

    3901 Atkinson Square Dr, Louisville, Kentucky 40218

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Interior Design Employment

Kentucky 380
National 40,120

Approximately 1% of the country's interior design professionals work in Kentucky state.

Employment Growth for Interior design professionals In Kentucky

480 460 460 450 380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kentucky, the field of interior design is shrinking. 100 less interior design professionals were working in Kentucky in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of interior design has shrunk by 21% in Kentucky. This decline is slower than the national trend for interior design professionals which shows a 23% decrease in the number of interior design professionals working around the nation.

Interior Design VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$42,020 $41,850 $36,000 $35,660 $37,610
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Interior Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by interior design professionals is decreasing in Kentucky. In 2006 interior design professionals made a mean salary of $42,020 per year, and in 2010 they made $37,610 per year.

Salary percentiles for Interior design professionals in Kentucky

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Thus, interior design professionals' salaries declined by 12% in 4 years. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In the state of Kentucky, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of interior design. The pay differential between the highest paid interior design professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 217%

Average Salaries for Interior design professionals and related professions in Kentucky

Graphic Design
Interior Design

Interior design professionals in Kentucky earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Interior Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kentucky


As the number of interior design professionals is decreasing in Kentucky state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited interior design schools in Kentucky state is decreasing. In 2006, 133 students graduated from interior design courses in Kentucky. And in 2010, 59 students graduated.

This represents a 56% decrease in the number of interior design degree or certificate school graduates in Kentucky state. 50% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in interior design.

Interior Design Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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