Video Game Design Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

The city of Charlotte has only one 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 Charlotte, which includes video game design training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Video Game Design Employment

Charlotte 7,720
North Carolina 29,670

Exactly 7,720 of the 29,670 video game design professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Charlotte. Between 2006 and 2010, in Charlotte, there has been a 865% growth in the number of video game design professionals. As the employment for video game design professionals in Charlotte has increased, overall employment in Charlotte has also increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Video Game Design employment growth

4,510 4,800 5,660 5,970 29,670
800 800 1,110 1,300 7,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$44,490 $44,810 $47,955 $50,030 $73,060
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

In Charlotte, salaries for video game design professionals have increased. In 2010 video game design professionals in Charlotte reportedly earned an average salary of $73,060 per year. Video game design professionals in Charlotte made a yearly average salary of $44,490, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Charlotte.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Charlotte

10th percentile
$46,360
25th percentile
$56,073
50th percentile
$69,090
75th percentile
$86,500
90th percentile
$106,337

Video game design professionals in Charlotte earn a median salary of $69,090 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 $46,360 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $106,337 per year.

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

Video Game Design
$73,060
Computer Science
$76,013
Computer Programming
$76,770
Game Design
$77,585

On average video game design professional salaries in Charlotte are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Charlotte

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Charlotte

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in video game design offered by Charlotte's video game design schools.

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Charlotte

associate
12
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total19

In 2010 approximately 19 students graduated from video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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