Video Game Design Schools
In Kirkland, Washington

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kirkland Vs. Washington Video Game Design Employment

Kirkland 35,610
Washington 41,740

Of the 41,740 video game design professionals employed in Washington State, 35,610 work in Kirkland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Kirkland, there has been a 1030% growth in the number of video game design professionals. Overall employment in Kirkland has also increased.

Kirkland Vs. Washington Video Game Design employment growth

4,690 5,290 5,820 5,710 41,740
3,150 3,660 4,240 4,220 35,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Kirkland

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Kirkland

$52,050 $54,885 $57,910 $59,580 $76,748
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Kirkland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kirkland

In Kirkland, salaries for video game design professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $76,748 per year was earned by video game design professionals in Kirkland. Four years earlier in 2006, video game design professionals in Kirkland made an average salary of $52,050 per year. The growth in the salary of video game design professionals in Kirkland is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Kirkland

10th percentile
$50,668
25th percentile
$60,920
50th percentile
$74,358
75th percentile
$91,362
90th percentile
$109,888

Video game design professionals make a median salary of $74,358 per year in Kirkland. The difference in pay between the video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,668 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $109,888 per year.

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

Computer Animation
$62,600
Video Game Design
$76,748
Game Design
$84,323
Computer Science
$85,713
Computer Programming
$92,840

On average video game design professionals in Kirkland earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Kirkland.

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Kirkland

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Kirkland

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Kirkland

associate
21
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total21

Approximately 21 students completed video game design courses in 2010.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Kirkland, Washington

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