Video Game Design Schools
In Birmingham, Alabama

In Birmingham, there is only one video game design school where video game design faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of video game design and video game design education in Birmingham, which includes video game design training at the video game design bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Video Game Design Employment

Birmingham 190
Alabama 10,080

Exactly 190 of the 10,080 video game design professionals employed in Alabama, work in Birmingham. The number of video game design professionals in Birmingham has grown by 138% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for video game design professionals in Birmingham has increased, overall employment in Birmingham has decreased.

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Video Game Design employment growth

1,690 1,840 1,950 1,960 10,080
80 60 90 No data 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Birmingham

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Birmingham

$32,930 $31,750 $33,550 No data $54,933
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Birmingham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Birmingham

In Birmingham, salaries for video game design professionals have increased. In 2010 video game design professionals in Birmingham reportedly earned an average salary of $54,933 per year. Video game design professionals in Birmingham made a yearly average salary of $32,930, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of video game design professionals in Birmingham is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Birmingham

10th percentile
$33,813
25th percentile
$42,917
50th percentile
$54,417
75th percentile
$66,083
90th percentile
$76,213

Video game design professionals make a median salary of $54,417 per year in Birmingham. The 10% of video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,813 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 125% higher salaries.

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

Video Game Design
$54,933
Game Design
$54,933
Computer Science
$55,375
Computer Programming
$62,460

Birmingham 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 Birmingham

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
11
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total11

Approximately 11 students completed video game design courses in 2010.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Birmingham, Alabama

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