Video Game Design Schools
In Minneapolis, Minnesota

Video Game Design faculty can choose to work at only one video game design school in Minneapolis. The trends in Minneapolis' 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 bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Video Game Design Employment

Minneapolis 21,570
Minnesota 26,120

Of the 26,120 video game design professionals employed in Minnesota, 21,570 work in Minneapolis. There has been a 367% growth in the number of video game design professionals in Minneapolis between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of video game design professionals in Minneapolis has increased, overall employment in Minneapolis has also increased.

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Video Game Design employment growth

5,850 5,850 6,260 6,180 26,120
4,620 4,540 4,900 4,870 21,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Minneapolis

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Minneapolis

$44,175 $48,325 $48,735 $51,270 $65,150
$44,980 $46,410 $47,860 $48,670 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Minneapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Minneapolis

Salaries for video game design professionals in Minneapolis have increased. Minneapolis video game design professionals made $65,150 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, video game design professionals in Minneapolis made an average salary of $44,175 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Minneapolis.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Minneapolis

10th percentile
$41,940
25th percentile
$50,770
50th percentile
$63,592
75th percentile
$77,945
90th percentile
$93,690

Video game design professionals in Minneapolis earn a median salary of $63,592 per year. The 10% of video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $93,690 per year.

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

Computer Animation
$53,300
Video Game Design
$65,150
Computer Programming
$69,070
Game Design
$70,595
Computer Science
$77,103

Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Minneapolis

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Minneapolis

associate
0
bachelor
24
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total24

In 2010 approximately 24 students graduated from video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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