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Visual Communications Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

In Phoenix, there are 6 visual communications schools where visual communications faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the visual communications academic community in Phoenix, and the future trends. Academia in visual communications includes visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Visual Communications Employment

Phoenix 3,330
Arizona 4,380

Exactly 3,330 of the 4,380 visual communications professionals employed in Arizona, work in Phoenix. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of visual communications professionals in Phoenix has shrunk by 13%. Overall employment in Phoenix has increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Visual Communications employment growth

5,040 5,120 4,810 4,310 4,380
3,810 4,050 3,770 3,390 3,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$40,333 $41,100 $45,625 $44,400 $43,798
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

Salaries for visual communications professionals in Phoenix have increased. In 2010 Phoenix visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,798. Visual communications professionals in Phoenix made a yearly average salary of $40,333, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Phoenix.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Phoenix

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

Visual communications professionals make a median salary of $38,290 per year in Phoenix. The difference in pay between the visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 209%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,452 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,502 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Phoenix

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

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

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Phoenix


There are 6 accredited visual communications schools in the city. Many of Phoenix's visual communications professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Phoenix


Phoenix's visual communications schools offer 4 visual communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Phoenix


In 2010 approximately 11 students graduated from visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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