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Visual Communications Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

There are 3 visual communications schools in Tempe for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of visual communications and visual communications education in Tempe, which includes visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Visual Communications Employment

Tempe 3,330
Arizona 4,380

Exactly 3,330 of Arizona's 4,380 visual communications professionals work in Tempe. There has been a 13% decline in the number of visual communications professionals in Tempe between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for visual communications professionals in Tempe has decreased, overall employment in Tempe has increased.

Tempe 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: Tempe

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$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 Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

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

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Tempe

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

Visual communications professionals in Tempe make a median yearly salary of $38,290. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,452 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,502 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Tempe

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

On average visual communications professionals in Tempe earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Tempe.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Tempe


Many of Tempe's visual communications professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited visual communications schools in the city.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Tempe


Tempe's visual communications schools offer 3 visual communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Tempe


In 2010 approximately 55 students completed visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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