Michigan Designers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Designers in Michigan

Fast Facts for Designers in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Kalamazoo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Warren
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Warren

Salaries for Designers in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Grand Rapids

Schools for Designers in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Design Schools in Michigan

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More Michigan Design Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cranbrook Academy of Art Bloomfield Hills Masters 144
Ferris State University Big Rapids Doctorate 13,087
Gogebic Community College Ironwood Associate 975
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo Associate 11,113
Spring Arbor University Spring Arbor Masters 3,965
University of Michigan-Flint Flint Doctorate 6,883

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Designers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Michigan. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Designers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Detroit 70 $43680 0.76
Warren 70 $43680 0.76
Dearborn 70 $43680 0.76
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