Film Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

Film faculty can choose to work at only one film school in Detroit. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in film in the city of Detroit, which encompasses film training at the film bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Film Employment

Detroit 60
Michigan 640

Of the 640 film professionals employed in Michigan, 60 work in Detroit. As the number of film professionals in Detroit has increased, overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Film employment growth

470 1,180 1,020 1,030 640
No data No data No data 80 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Film VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$45,000 No data No data $44,330 $44,890
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Film in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In 2010 Detroit film professionals earned an average yearly salary of $44,890. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for film professionals in Detroit was $45,000 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Film professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$33,500
25th percentile
$42,970
50th percentile
$46,730
75th percentile
$50,480
90th percentile
$52,730

Detroit film professionals earn a median yearly salary of $46,730. The 10% of film professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,500 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 57% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Film professionals and related professions in Detroit

Computer Animation
$44,480
Film
$44,890
Design
$46,678
Art
$55,040

On average film professional salaries in Detroit are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Film schools in Detroit

1

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

Film Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in film offered by Detroit's film schools.

Student Completed Film Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
11
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total11

Approximately 11 students graduated from film courses in 2010.

Film Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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