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Visual Communications Schools
In Sacramento, California

The city of Sacramento has 2 schools where visual communications faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of visual communications and visual communications education in Sacramento, which includes visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Visual Communications Employment

Sacramento 1,320
California 43,920

Exactly 1,320 of the 43,920 visual communications professionals employed in California, work in Sacramento. Between 2006 and 2010, in Sacramento, there has been a 6% decline in the number of visual communications professionals. Overall employment in Sacramento has also decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Visual Communications employment growth

41,090 42,040 46,940 44,300 43,920
1,410 1,320 1,250 1,670 1,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$42,498 $53,400 $46,580 $56,337 $42,745
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

As the number of visual communications professionals in Sacramento has shrunk, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. In 2010 visual communications professionals in Sacramento reportedly earned an average salary of $42,745 per year. The average salary for visual communications professionals in Sacramento was $42,498 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of visual communications professionals in Sacramento is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Sacramento

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

Sacramento visual communications professionals earn a median yearly salary of $39,085. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,440 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $65,515 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Web Design
Interior Design
Computer Animation

Sacramento 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 Sacramento


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

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Sacramento


Sacramento's visual communications schools offer 2 visual communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Sacramento


In 2010 approximately 4 students completed visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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