Video Game Design Schools
In Albany, New York

There is only one video game design school in Albany for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of video game design and video game design education in Albany, which includes video game design training at the following levels:

  • Video Game Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Video Game Design


Statistics

Professional Trends

Albany Vs. New York Video Game Design Employment

Albany 5,180
New York 80,660

Of the 80,660 video game design professionals employed in New York, 5,180 work in Albany. The number of video game design professionals in Albany has grown by 1105% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of video game design professionals in Albany has increased, overall employment in Albany has also increased.

Albany Vs. New York Video Game Design employment growth

21,370 22,600 24,460 23,400 80,660
430 470 640 600 5,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Albany

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Albany

$41,660 $48,155 $50,930 $51,090 $60,083
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Albany
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albany

In Albany, salaries for video game design professionals have increased. In 2010 Albany video game design professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,083. Video game design professionals in Albany made a yearly average salary of $41,660, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Albany.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Albany

10th percentile
$37,655
25th percentile
$46,205
50th percentile
$58,562
75th percentile
$71,988
90th percentile
$86,175

Video game design professionals in Albany earn a median salary of $58,562 per year. The difference in pay between the video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,655 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,175 per year.

Average Salaries for Video game design professionals and related professions in Albany

Computer Animation
$52,440
Video Game Design
$60,083
Computer Programming
$66,530
Game Design
$66,610
Computer Science
$79,230

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

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Albany

1

There is only one accredited video game design school in the city. Many of Albany's video game design professionals are graduates of this school.

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Albany

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Albany's video game design school offers one video game design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Albany

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

In 2010 approximately 8 students graduated from video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Albany, New York

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