Otis College of Art and Design Alumni Average Salary

Otis College of Art and Design is a university based in Los Angeles, Calif. that is home to around 1,000 undergraduates. The data for this snapshot was collected from Otis College of Art and Design graduates who took PayScale's salary survey.

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20 Year Net ROI 

$276,000

Annual ROI 

4.3%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$218,000

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Otis College of Art and Design Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$29K$58K$87K
Fashion Designer
11 salaries
$70,000  
   
Graphic Designer
11 salaries
$48,605  
Senior Fashion Designer
7 salaries
$86,443  
Senior Graphic Designer
5 salaries
$50,868  
Architectural Designer
2 salaries
$41,799  
Creative Director
2 salaries
$44,494  
Associate Fashion Designer
2 salaries
$55,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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About This School

9045 Lincoln Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505

www.otis.edu/admissions

1,032

Private School, Arts, Music & Design

57 %

82 %

49 %


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Industry

Those with a degree from Otis College of Art and Design make an average of $64K.

Gender

Male graduates on average earn more than female graduates; the first group banks $87K per year, but the second group takes home only approximately $53K.

Locations

Many Otis College of Art and Design alumni seem to stick around Los Angeles after wrapping up their studies; the greater part of grads remain to find permanent work.

Degree Major

Financial compensation is highest for Otis College of Art and Design grads with a Bachelor's Degree (average earnings climb to around $54K per year). Ranking last in the compensation department are those holding a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Fashion Design — their annual income amounts to $54K on average.

Skills

Otis College of Art and Design grads who have experience with Adobe Photoshop can expect to make 28 percent more than other alumni (about $82K on average). Adobe Photoshop is a common skill among Otis College of Art and Design alumni — the larger part of grads mention using it at work. In addition, those who are savvy in Adobe Illustrator, Design, and Adobe InDesign are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; more than half of alums are rewarded with health insurance and slightly more than two-fifths of graduates report dental coverage, too. A majority of the survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to a company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Other benefits awarded to Otis College of Art and Design alumni include a casual working environment.

Related Schools

Alumni of Southern California Institute of Architecture pick up average paychecks of $65K, which is closest to the amount made by Otis College of Art and Design grads among similar schools. Other schools similar to Otis College of Art and Design include the American Film Institute Conservatory, Columbia College Hollywood, and Art Center College of Design.

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Key Stats for Otis College of Art and Design

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
Salary
$52,874
Salary
$86,500
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
22%

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