Video Game Design Schools In New Jersey

There are 4 accredited video game design schools in New Jersey for faculty who teach video game design classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in video game design in the state of New Jersey, which encompasses video game design training at the video game design associates degree level.


Schools

  1. Brookdale Community College

    765 Newman Springs Rd, Lincroft, New Jersey 07738-1597

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  2. Burlington County College

    601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road, Pemberton, New Jersey 08068-1599

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  3. Raritan Valley Community College

    118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, New Jersey 08876

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  4. Union County College

    1033 Springfield Ave, Cranford, New Jersey 07016-1599

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National Video Game Design Employment

New Jersey 49,460
National 1,051,700

Approximately 5% of the country's video game design professionals work in New Jersey state.

Employment Growth for Video game design professionals In New Jersey

6,690 6,610 7,090 6,800 49,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Jersey, video game design is a growing field. There were 42,770 more video game design professionals working in New Jersey in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in New Jersey, this field has grown by 639% in four years. This growth is faster than the national trend for video game design professionals which shows a 384% increase in the number of video game design professionals working around the nation.

Video Game Design VS. All Professions salaries in New Jersey

$51,070 $49,985 $51,995 $55,115 $72,582
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In New Jersey, as the number of video game design professionals is growing, the salaries earned by video game design professionals are increasing. The mean salary for video game design professionals in 2006 was $51,070 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $72,582 per year.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in New Jersey

10th percentile
$41,708
25th percentile
$52,888
50th percentile
$67,792
75th percentile
$86,660
90th percentile
$110,828

This represents a 30% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In New Jersey state, within the field of video game design, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid video game design professionals earn 166% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Video game design professionals and related professions in New Jersey

Computer Animation
$60,430
Computer Programming
$82,800
Computer Science
$83,696
Game Design
$79,620
Video Game Design
$72,582

Video game design professionals in New Jersey earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Video Game Design programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Jersey

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

100% of these graduates received an associate's degree in video game design.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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