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Visual Communications Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

Visual Communications faculty can choose to work at one of 5 visual communications schools in Tucson. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the visual communications academic community in Tucson, and the future trends. Academia in visual communications includes visual communications training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Visual Communications Employment

Tucson 710
Arizona 4,380

Of the 4,380 visual communications professionals employed in Arizona, 710 work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tucson, there has been a 9% decline in the number of visual communications professionals. As the number of visual communications professionals in Tucson has decreased, overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Visual Communications employment growth

5,040 5,120 4,810 4,310 4,380
780 690 670 650 710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Visual Communications VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$36,915 $37,475 $39,675 $40,110 $39,453
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

In Tucson, salaries for visual communications professionals have increased. Tucson visual communications professionals made $39,453 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for visual communications professionals in Tucson was $36,915 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of visual communications professionals in Tucson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Tucson

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Visual communications professionals in Tucson make a median yearly salary of $35,765. The 10% of visual communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,615 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 134% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Tucson

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

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

Educational Trends

Visual Communications schools in Tucson


Many of Tucson's visual communications professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited visual communications schools in the city.

Visual Communications Programs Offered In Tucson


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in visual communications offered by Tucson's visual communications schools.

Student Completed Visual Communications Degrees In Tucson


Approximately 33 students graduated from visual communications courses in 2010.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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