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Visual Communications Schools
In Arlington, Virginia

There are 2 visual communications schools in Arlington for faculty to choose from. The trends in Arlington's visual communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Arlington Vs. Virginia Visual Communications Employment

Arlington 6,180
Virginia 7,080

Of the 7,080 visual communications professionals employed in Virginia, 6,180 work in Arlington. There has been a 7% growth in the number of visual communications professionals in Arlington between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of visual communications professionals in Arlington has increased, overall employment in Arlington has also increased.

Arlington Vs. Virginia Visual Communications employment growth

7,210 6,910 7,480 7,390 7,080
5,760 6,070 6,550 6,350 6,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Arlington

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Arlington

$46,043 $49,908 $55,398 $56,510 $57,748
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Arlington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Arlington

In Arlington, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 Arlington visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,748. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for visual communications professionals in Arlington was $46,043 per year. The growth in the salary of visual communications professionals in Arlington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Arlington

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90th percentile

Visual communications professionals make a median salary of $54,878 per year in Arlington. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,452 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $89,210 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Arlington

Fashion Design
Industrial Design
Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design
Computer Animation
Interior Design

Visual communications professional salaries in Arlington are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Arlington


Many of Arlington's visual communications professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited visual communications schools in the city.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Arlington


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in visual communications offered by Arlington's visual communications schools.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Arlington


Approximately 27 students completed visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Arlington, Virginia

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