Otis College of Art and Design Alumni Average Salary

Otis College of Art and Design, a school in Los Angeles, Calif., has roughly 1,000 undergrads. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Otis College of Art and Design Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

Years Experience
National Salary Data 
$0$24K$48K$72K
1-4 years
3 salaries
$48,000  
   
5-9 years
7 salaries
$70,000  
10-19 years
2 salaries
$70,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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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

Starting salaries of around $68K are the median among Otis College of Art and Design grads.

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

Among the highest-paid Otis College of Art and Design alumni are those with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Graphic Design — they earn close to $103K on average per year. Graduates holding a Bachelor's Degree fare the worst in terms of compensation with an average yearly salary of approximately $70K.

Skills

Otis College of Art and Design grads who have experience with Graphic Design can expect to make 52 percent more than other alumni ($103K on average). Many former Otis College of Art and Design students are familiar with Adobe Photoshop, and a strong majority of grads move on to positions where this experience is utilized. Adobe Illustrator, Design, and Graphic Design are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Only about one in three grads enjoy paid vacation and one-third of alumni receive sick leave. To plan for old age, a majority of graduates maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Benefits are rather generous for graduates of this school; the larger part of respondents are rewarded with health insurance and half of the respondents report dental coverage, too. Additional benefits handed to Otis College of Art and Design alumni include a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

Related Schools

American Conservatory Theater grads bring in salaries of around $68K, making them the most similar to Otis College of Art and Design alumni in terms of earnings. The Southern California Institute of Architecture, the American Film Institute Conservatory, and Columbia College Hollywood are also similar to Otis College of Art and Design.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores*
* SAT writing score is not included.
860 1130
ACT Scores 19 25

Key Stats for Otis College of Art and Design

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$47,166 - $71,953
Salary
$52,500 - $91,500
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
$40,000 - $108,000

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