Animation Schools
In San Jose, California

Animation faculty can choose to work at only one animation school in San Jose. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in animation in the city of San Jose, which encompasses animation training at the following levels:

  • Animation Certificate
  • Associates degree in Animation


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Animation Employment

San Jose 2,280
California 38,110

Exactly 2,280 of the 38,110 animation professionals employed in California, work in San Jose. The number of animation professionals in San Jose has grown by 25% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in San Jose has decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Animation employment growth

36,560 38,930 41,890 38,910 38,110
1,830 1,650 2,000 2,410 2,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Animation VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$72,865 $73,365 $78,087 $77,660 $78,910
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

In San Jose, salaries for animation professionals have increased. In 2010 San Jose animation professionals earned an average yearly salary of $78,910. Animation professionals in San Jose made a yearly average salary of $72,865, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in San Jose

10th percentile
$47,897
25th percentile
$58,263
50th percentile
$74,497
75th percentile
$93,923
90th percentile
$119,463

San Jose animation professionals earn a median yearly salary of $74,497. The 10% of animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,897 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $119,463 per year.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in San Jose

Film
$46,610
Visual Communications
$59,768
Design
$64,854
Graphic Design
$73,600
Animation
$78,910
Computer Animation
$81,360
Art
$91,697
Game Development
$98,860

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

Educational Trends

Animation schools in San Jose

1

Many of San Jose's animation professionals are graduates of the only accredited animation school in the city.

Animation Programs Offered In San Jose

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

San Jose's animation school offers one animation degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Animation Degrees In San Jose

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

In 2010 approximately 1 students completed animation courses.

Animation Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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