Pacific Northwest College of Art Alumni Average Salary

Nestled away in Portland, Ore., Pacific Northwest College of Art, a school, has a student population of roughly zero. Alumni responses to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this outline.

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Pacific Northwest College of Art Alumni

Median Salary by Years Experience

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Graphic Designer
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$44,000  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About This School

1241 NW Johnson
Portland, OR 97209-3023

pnca.edu/admissions

413

Private School, Arts, Music & Design

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Industry

Those with a degree from Pacific Northwest College of Art make an average of about $49K.

Locations

Upon earning their degrees, many Pacific Northwest College of Art grads prefer to remain in Portland; in fact, about one in three grads appreciate the area so much that they find permanent jobs there. In addition, former Pacific Northwest College of Art students often head to Portland, Ore. after graduating, where the median salary comes to $57K in this top-paying city. On the other end, Pacific Northwest College of Art grads flock to New York, N.Y., which actually offers the weakest median salary of $49K.

Degree Major

A Bachelor's Degree will compensate Pacific Northwest College of Art grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in around $60K on average per year.

Skills

Two in five grads report using Adobe Photoshop as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Knowledge of User Interface Design seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 24 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (approximately $60K).

Benefits and Perks

A large number of graduates have medical plans, and a majority of alums have dental insurance. Most grads take advantage of a 401(k) plan.

Related Schools

Compensation averages $45K for Oregon College of Art and Craft alumni, making their earnings most comparable to Pacific Northwest College of Art grads. Other schools similar to Pacific Northwest College of Art include Cornish College of the Arts, California College of the Arts, and the San Francisco Art Institute.

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Key Stats for Pacific Northwest College of Art

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Salary
$60,000
Salary
$55,000
066
1-4 years
67%
10-19 years
33%

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