Game Development Schools
In Los Angeles, California

There is only one game development school in Los Angeles for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the game development academic community in Los Angeles, and the future trends. Academia in game development includes game development training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Game Development
  • Masters degree in Game Development


Statistics

Professional Trends

Los Angeles Vs. California Game Development Employment

Los Angeles 17,740
California 110,740

Of the 8,440 game development professionals employed in California, 4,460 work in Los Angeles. There has been a 83% decline in the number of game development professionals in Los Angeles between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of game development professionals in Los Angeles has decreased, overall employment in Los Angeles has increased.

Los Angeles Vs. California Game Development employment growth

122,420 121,840 114,510 117,240 8,440
26,640 25,850 25,560 24,710 4,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Los Angeles

Game Development VS. All professions salaries in Los Angeles

$78,323 $80,860 $82,343 $81,843 $76,920
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Game Development in Los Angeles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Angeles

As the number of game development professionals in Los Angeles has shrunk, salaries for game development professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Los Angeles game development professionals earned an average yearly salary of $76,920. Four years earlier in 2006, game development professionals in Los Angeles made an average salary of $78,323 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Los Angeles.

Salary percentiles for Game development professionals in Los Angeles

10th percentile
$40,210
25th percentile
$52,480
50th percentile
$69,170
75th percentile
$95,570
90th percentile
$116,550

Los Angeles game development professionals earn a median yearly salary of $69,170. The 10% of game development professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,210 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $116,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Game development professionals and related professions in Los Angeles

Computer Animation
$76,920
Game Development
$76,920
Computer Programming
$81,850
Computer Science
$95,230

On average game development professional salaries in Los Angeles are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Game Development schools in Los Angeles

1

There is only one accredited game development school in the city. Many of Los Angeles' game development professionals are graduates of this school.

Game Development Programs Offered In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in game development offered by Los Angeles' game development schools.

Student Completed Game Development Degrees In Los Angeles

associate
0
bachelor
23
master
21
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total44

In 2010 approximately 44 students graduated from game development courses.

Game Development Faculty Salaries in Los Angeles, California

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