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Visual Communications Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

Visual Communications faculty can choose to work at one of 2 visual communications schools in Poughkeepsie. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in visual communications in the city of Poughkeepsie, which encompasses visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Visual Communications Employment

Poughkeepsie 300
New York 26,110

Exactly 300 of the 26,110 visual communications professionals employed in New York, work in Poughkeepsie. The number of visual communications professionals in Poughkeepsie has grown by 15% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for visual communications professionals in Poughkeepsie has increased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Visual Communications employment growth

26,890 27,790 29,130 29,340 26,110
260 300 280 250 300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$42,960 $41,135 $47,595 $45,070 $53,400
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

Salaries for visual communications professionals in Poughkeepsie have increased. In 2010 Poughkeepsie visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,400. Visual communications professionals in Poughkeepsie made a yearly average salary of $42,960, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Poughkeepsie visual communications professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,147. The difference in pay between the visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 261%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,613 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,470 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Interior Design
Graphic Design
Web Design
Visual Communications
Industrial Design

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

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in visual communications offered by Poughkeepsie's visual communications schools.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 59 students graduated from visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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