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Visual Communications Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

In Indianapolis, there are 8 visual communications schools where visual communications faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in visual communications in the city of Indianapolis, which encompasses visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Visual Communications Employment

Indianapolis 1,720
Indiana 3,970

Exactly 1,720 of Indiana's 3,970 visual communications professionals work in Indianapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, in Indianapolis, there has been a 19% growth in the number of visual communications professionals. As the employment for visual communications professionals in Indianapolis has increased, overall employment in Indianapolis has also increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Visual Communications employment growth

4,090 4,290 4,300 3,880 3,970
1,450 1,700 1,770 1,470 1,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$43,193 $41,260 $47,013 $47,313 $43,690
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

As the number of visual communications professionals in Indianapolis has grown, salaries for visual communications professionals have also increased. Indianapolis visual communications professionals made $43,690 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for visual communications professionals in Indianapolis was $43,193 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Indianapolis.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Indianapolis

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Visual communications professionals in Indianapolis earn a median salary of $40,078 per year. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,640 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 166% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

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

Indianapolis visual communications professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Indianapolis


Many of Indianapolis' visual communications professionals are graduates of one of the 8 accredited visual communications schools in the city.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Indianapolis


There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in visual communications offered by Indianapolis' visual communications schools.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Indianapolis


Approximately 149 students graduated from visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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