Video Game Design Schools
In New York City, New York

Video Game Design faculty can choose to work at one of 2 video game design schools in New York City. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in video game design in the city of New York City, which encompasses video game design training at the video game design bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

New York City Vs. New York Video Game Design Employment

New York City 63,030
New York 80,660

Exactly 63,030 of the 80,660 video game design professionals employed in New York, work in New York City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of video game design professionals in New York City has grown by 273%. As the number of video game design professionals in New York City has increased, overall employment in New York City has also increased.

New York City Vs. New York Video Game Design employment growth

21,370 22,600 24,460 23,400 80,660
16,900 18,050 20,420 19,070 63,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: New York City

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in New York City

$59,810 $60,060 $60,220 $61,420 $77,940
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in New York City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New York City

In New York City, salaries for video game design professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $77,940 per year was earned by video game design professionals in New York City. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for video game design professionals in New York City was $59,810 per year. The growth in the salary of video game design professionals in New York City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in New York City

10th percentile
$46,140
25th percentile
$57,988
50th percentile
$74,402
75th percentile
$95,218
90th percentile
$116,095

Video game design professionals in New York City earn a median salary of $74,402 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 152%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,140 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $116,095 per year.

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

Computer Animation
$68,090
Video Game Design
$77,940
Computer Programming
$81,730
Game Design
$93,060
Computer Science
$98,317

New York City 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 New York City

2

Many of New York City's video game design professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited video game design schools in the city.

Video Game Design Programs Offered In New York City

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In New York City

associate
0
bachelor
59
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total59

In 2010 approximately 59 students graduated from video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in New York City, New York

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