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Visual Communications Schools
In Roanoke, Virginia

Visual Communications faculty can choose to work at only one visual communications school in Roanoke. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in visual communications in the city of Roanoke, which encompasses visual communications training at the visual communications associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Visual Communications Employment

Roanoke 190
Virginia 7,080

Exactly 190 of the 7,080 visual communications professionals employed in Virginia, work in Roanoke. There has been a 5% decline in the number of visual communications professionals in Roanoke between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of visual communications professionals in Roanoke has decreased, overall employment in Roanoke has increased.

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Visual Communications employment growth

7,210 6,910 7,480 7,390 7,080
200 200 200 210 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Roanoke

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Roanoke

$32,930 $34,190 $42,800 $42,470 $40,400
$34,070 $34,760 $35,520 $36,840 $37,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Roanoke
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Roanoke

In Roanoke, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $40,400 per year was earned by visual communications professionals in Roanoke. Visual communications professionals in Roanoke made a yearly average salary of $32,930, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Roanoke.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Roanoke

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Visual communications professionals in Roanoke make a median yearly salary of $38,420. The difference in pay between the visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 167%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,280 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $62,190 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Roanoke

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Web Design
Interior Design

Roanoke 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 Roanoke


There is only one accredited visual communications school in the city. Many of Roanoke's visual communications professionals are graduates of this school.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Roanoke


There is one degree and certificate program in visual communications offered by Roanoke's visual communications school.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Roanoke


In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Roanoke, Virginia

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