Computer Animation Schools
In Costa Mesa, California

The city of Costa Mesa has only one school where computer animation faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer animation academic community in Costa Mesa, and the future trends. Academia in computer animation includes computer animation training at the following levels:

  • Computer Animation Certificate
  • Associates degree in Computer Animation


Statistics

Professional Trends

Costa Mesa Vs. California Computer Animation Employment

Costa Mesa 510
California 8,440

Exactly 510 of the 8,440 computer animation professionals employed in California, work in Costa Mesa. Between 2006 and 2010, in Costa Mesa, there has been a 4% growth in the number of computer animation professionals. Overall employment in Costa Mesa has decreased.

Costa Mesa Vs. California Computer Animation employment growth

8,470 9,460 10,510 9,440 8,440
490 No data 530 620 510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Costa Mesa

Computer Animation VS. All professions salaries in Costa Mesa

$64,770 $63,330 $62,900 $69,440 $71,510
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Animation in Costa Mesa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Costa Mesa

In Costa Mesa, salaries for computer animation professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $71,510 per year was earned by computer animation professionals in Costa Mesa. Four years earlier in 2006, computer animation professionals in Costa Mesa made an average salary of $64,770 per year. The growth in the salary of computer animation professionals in Costa Mesa is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer animation professionals in Costa Mesa

10th percentile
$40,840
25th percentile
$52,020
50th percentile
$62,660
75th percentile
$79,000
90th percentile
$103,710

Costa Mesa computer animation professionals earn a median yearly salary of $62,660. The difference in pay between the computer animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 154%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $103,710 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer animation professionals and related professions in Costa Mesa

Film
$44,030
Visual Communications
$52,318
Graphic Design
$54,640
Design
$57,393
Art
$70,360
Computer Animation
$71,510
Game Development
$80,730

On average computer animation professionals in Costa Mesa earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Costa Mesa.

Educational Trends

Computer Animation schools in Costa Mesa

1

Many of Costa Mesa's computer animation professionals are graduates of the only accredited computer animation school in the city.

Computer Animation Programs Offered In Costa Mesa

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in computer animation offered by Costa Mesa's computer animation schools.

Student Completed Computer Animation Degrees In Costa Mesa

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students completed computer animation courses.

Computer Animation Faculty Salaries in Costa Mesa, California

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