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Visual Communications Schools
In Troy, New York

The city of Troy has 2 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 Troy, and the future trends. Academia in visual communications includes visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Visual Communications Employment

Troy 610
New York 26,110

Of the 26,110 visual communications professionals employed in New York, 610 work in Troy. Between 2006 and 2010, in Troy, there has been a 2% decline in the number of visual communications professionals. As the employment for visual communications professionals in Troy has decreased, overall employment in Troy has increased.

Troy Vs. New York Visual Communications employment growth

26,890 27,790 29,130 29,340 26,110
620 470 530 610 610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$37,490 $43,670 $43,087 $43,640 $46,203
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

Salaries for visual communications professionals in Troy have increased. In 2010 Troy visual communications professionals earned an average yearly salary of $46,203. Visual communications professionals in Troy made a yearly average salary of $37,490, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of visual communications professionals in Troy is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Troy

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

Visual communications professionals in Troy make a median yearly salary of $42,153. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,323 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $73,967 per year.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Troy

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

Troy 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 Troy


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

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Troy


Troy's visual communications schools offer 6 visual communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Troy


In 2010 approximately 100 students completed visual communications courses.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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