Game Design Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

There is only one game design school in Tucson for faculty to choose from. The trends in Tucson's game design academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes game design training at the game design associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Game Design Employment

Tucson 2,590
Arizona 16,720

Exactly 2,590 of the 16,720 game design professionals employed in Arizona, work in Tucson. There has been a 255% growth in the number of game design professionals in Tucson between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for game design professionals in Tucson has increased, overall employment in Tucson has decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Game Design employment growth

4,270 4,320 4,090 3,560 16,720
730 540 540 520 2,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$49,105 $50,810 $44,720 $45,195 $59,230
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Game Design in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

Salaries for game design professionals in Tucson have increased. In 2010 Tucson game design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,230. The average salary for game design professionals in Tucson was $49,105 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Tucson.

Salary percentiles for Game design professionals in Tucson

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Game design professionals make a median salary of $57,200 per year in Tucson. The difference in pay between the game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 166%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,562 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,648 per year.

Average Salaries for Game design professionals and related professions in Tucson

Visual Communications
Computer Animation
Video Game Design
Game Design
Computer Science
Computer Programming

Tucson game design professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Game Design schools in Tucson


Many of Tucson's game design professionals are graduates of the only accredited game design school in the city.

Game Design Programs Offered In Tucson


There is one degree and certificate program in game design offered by Tucson's game design school.

Student Completed Game Design Degrees In Tucson


Approximately 10 students graduated from game design courses in 2010.

Game Design Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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