Otis College of Art and Design Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Los Angeles, Calif., Otis College of Art and Design, a school, has a student population of roughly 1,000. This overview is based on graduates' answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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575th

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$32K$64K$96K
Graphic Designer
12 salaries
$45,198  
   
Fashion Designer
11 salaries
$71,216  
Senior Fashion Designer
4 salaries
$86,358  
Senior Graphic Designer
4 salaries
$57,325  
Senior Web Designer
3 salaries
$93,350  
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
2 salaries
$54,000  
Creative Director
2 salaries
$49,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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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

Graduates of Otis College of Art and Design earn about $64K on average.

Gender

There's a noticeable difference between the genders; where the average man hauls in $87K after graduating from Otis College of Art and Design, the average woman earns only $53K.

Locations

Upon earning their degrees, many Otis College of Art and Design grads prefer to remain in Los Angeles; in fact, the greater part of grads appreciate the area so much that they find permanent jobs there.

Degree Major

Otis College of Art and Design grads who hold a Bachelor's Degree can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average 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 approximately $54K on average.

Skills

Otis College of Art and Design grads with Adobe Photoshop abilities can expect to make 28 percent more than their former classmates ($82K). A majority of grads report using Adobe Photoshop as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Adobe Illustrator, Design, and Adobe InDesign are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

Health benefits extend to the larger part of alums, and slightly more than two-fifths of graduates also receive dental coverage. To plan for old age, the larger part of former students maintain savings accounts through a company's 401(k) plan. Additional perks enjoyed by Otis College of Art and Design grads 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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