Video Game Design Schools
In Richmond, Virginia

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Virginia Video Game Design Employment

Richmond 270
Virginia 43,810

Of the 43,810 video game design professionals employed in Virginia, 270 work in Richmond. The number of video game design professionals in Richmond has grown by 350% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Richmond has also increased.

Richmond Vs. Virginia Video Game Design employment growth

6,410 6,060 6,470 6,250 43,810
60 50 50 No data 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

$45,240 $43,660 $48,900 No data $77,080
$37,120 $37,780 $39,600 No data $42,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

In Richmond, salaries for video game design professionals have increased. In 2010 video game design professionals in Richmond reportedly earned an average salary of $77,080 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for video game design professionals in Richmond was $45,240 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Richmond.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Richmond

10th percentile
$42,703
25th percentile
$52,983
50th percentile
$69,377
75th percentile
$98,650
90th percentile
$122,890

Richmond video game design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $69,377. The 10% of video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,703 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 188% higher salaries.

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

Video Game Design
$77,080
Game Design
$77,080
Computer Programming
$88,840
Computer Science
$95,160

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

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Richmond

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
17
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

In 2010 approximately 17 students graduated from video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Virginia

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