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The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles

25 Alums took the salary survey

FIDM-Los Angeles Alumni Salary over Time

The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - Los Angeles Salary over time
FIDM-Los Angeles Salaries
FIDM-Los Angeles Careers

FIDM-Los Angeles Salaries

$46,744Starting Annual Salary
$79,41210 Year Annual Salary

Said that FIDM-Los Angeles contributed

24.00%75-100% to their career success
32.00%50-75% to their career success
4.00%25-50% to their career success
40.00%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

12.00%Self Employed
12.00%Top Management
16.00%White Collar workers
8.00%Pink Collar workers
4.00%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees
48.00%Unemployed.

Life Satisfaction

52.00%Are satisfied with their current job.
64.00%Said things are generally going well.
52.00%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation5
Preparedness for Real world5.4
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Assistant (8), Manager (7), Marketing (6), Graphic (5), Public (5),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
11.8%

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Freelance Graphic Designer
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... There is no preparation for real life industry work in the real world and the job placement center is only focused on placing students in minimu...Read full comment
... hahaha If I could go back in time I would have slapped myself from thinking you could actually get a high paying career straight out of FIDM ...Read full comment
... A from Fidm in the real world ...Read full comment
... And salary is $20k to $50k, it's more like 25k a yr ...Read full comment
... They made it very clear that they were proud of their career counseling post-graduation ...Read full comment
... The instructors, administration, and career development advisors were knowledgable, caring, and went above and beyond to help me achieve success ...Read full comment
... NOW A YEAR AND A HALF AFTER GRADUATING I AM A GRAPHIC DESIGNER WITH DISNEY UNDER MY BELT FOR MY RESUME AND THE TITLES OF LISTED ABOVE ...Read full comment
... My experience at FIDM has been an indelible part of my career and life ...Read full comment
... They have homework help center, career center & even for people who graduated there long before and are looking for a job now in the inudstry ...Read full comment
... I am the type of person who takes things like school, my education and career VERY seriously ...Read full comment
... I do recommend that high school students who do want to go to FIDM know that they will need to work hard as a student and be proactive in connect...Read full comment
... :) I LOVE the Career Center, my advisor is the coolest because she is always available to talk with me about how I can improve my work and my res...Read full comment
... :)The Career Center is totally awesome ...Read full comment
... I do recommend that high school students who do want to go to FIDM know that they will need to work hard as a student and be proactive in connect...Read full comment
... FIDM is awesome and so great for my career ...Read full comment
... FIDM is not for slackers or anyone who is not serious about making a career out of what they are passionate about ...Read full comment
... The school's career center is also awesome and helps students find the best internships and jobs ...Read full comment
... DON'T GO IF YOU THINK ITS A CAKEWALK, THE CLASSES MAY BE A TAD ON THE EASY SIDE, BUT ITS THE CAREER YOU WANT IN THE END THAT MATTERS SO YOU'D B...Read full comment
... I made an appointment the first week I was in Los Angeles to meet with a career counselor ...Read full comment
... my career goal is to become a set designer ...Read full comment
... The career center is an absolute joke ...Read full comment
... The career center is an absolute joke ...Read full comment
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