Washington Graphic Design Schools and Careers

Career Information for Graphic Designers in Washington

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Fast Facts for Graphic Designers in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bellingham, Seattle and Mount Vernon
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Yakima, Bremerton and Tacoma
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Spokane and Tacoma

Salaries for Graphic Designers in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Seattle, Tacoma and Olympia

Schools for Graphic Designers in Washington are listed below.

Selected Graphic Design Schools in Washington

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More Washington Graphic Design Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bellevue College Bellevue Bachelor 12,305
Central Washington University Ellensburg Masters 10,505
Cornish College of the Arts Seattle Bachelor 776
DigiPen Institute of Technology Redmond Masters 873
Eastern Washington University Cheney Doctorate 10,686
Edmonds Community College Lynnwood Associate 8,435
Everett Community College Everett Associate 7,674
Lake Washington Technical College Kirkland Associate 3,996
Olympic College Bremerton Bachelor 6,623
Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Lakewood Associate 7,504
Pierce College at Puyallup Puyallup Associate 3,068
Seattle Pacific University Seattle Doctorate 3,842
Shoreline Community College Shoreline Associate 5,581
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218
Walla Walla University College Place Masters 1,829
Western Washington University Bellingham Masters 14,276

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Graphic Designers

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Graphic Designers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Graphic 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


Bremerton 80 $49680 0.67
Silverdale 80 $49680 0.67
Bellingham 130 $37870 1.1
Mount Vernon 40 $44970 0.57
Anacortes 40 $44970 0.57
Kennewick 140 $46320 0.92
Richland 140 $46320 0.92
Olympia 140 $47560 0.96
Tumwater 140 $47560 0.96
Seattle 3430 $58340 1.27
Tacoma 3430 $58340 1.27
Bellevue 3430 $58340 1.27
Spokane 350 $37900 1.08
Spokane Valley 350 $37900 1.08
Yakima 40 $35960 0.29
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