Animation Schools
In Rochester, New York

Animation faculty can choose to work at only one animation school in Rochester. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the animation academic community in Rochester, and the future trends. Academia in animation includes animation training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Animation
  • Masters degree in Animation


Statistics

Professional Trends

Rochester Vs. New York Animation Employment

Rochester 830
New York 23,050

Exactly 830 of the 23,050 animation professionals employed in New York, work in Rochester. The number of animation professionals in Rochester has shrunk by 21% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Rochester has increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Animation employment growth

22,500 23,440 25,430 24,410 23,050
1,050 910 820 850 830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Animation VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$46,215 $47,415 $46,045 $51,350 $53,530
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

As the number of animation professionals in Rochester has shrunk, salaries for animation professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $53,530 per year was earned by animation professionals in Rochester. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for animation professionals in Rochester was $46,215 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rochester.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Rochester

10th percentile
$31,240
25th percentile
$37,835
50th percentile
$50,820
75th percentile
$66,355
90th percentile
$81,820

Animation professionals in Rochester earn a median salary of $50,820 per year. The 10% of animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,240 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 162% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Rochester

Visual Communications
$43,593
Graphic Design
$46,970
Animation
$53,530
Design
$55,010
Computer Animation
$60,090
Game Development
$70,360
Art
$77,595

Rochester animation professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Animation schools in Rochester

1

There is only one accredited animation school in the city. Many of Rochester's animation professionals are graduates of this school.

Animation Programs Offered In Rochester

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Rochester's animation schools offer 3 animation degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Animation Degrees In Rochester

associate
0
bachelor
65
master
7
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total72

Approximately 72 students completed animation courses in 2010.

Animation Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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