Video Game Design Schools
In Salinas, California

Video Game Design faculty can choose to work at only one video game design school in Salinas. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of video game design and video game design education in Salinas, which includes video game design training at the following levels:

  • Video Game Design Certificate
  • Associates degree in Video Game Design


Statistics

Professional Trends

Salinas Vs. California Video Game Design Employment

Salinas 600
California 147,820

Of the 147,820 video game design professionals employed in California, 600 work in Salinas. The number of video game design professionals in Salinas has grown by 40% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of video game design professionals in Salinas has increased, overall employment in Salinas has decreased.

Salinas Vs. California Video Game Design employment growth

35,550 37,850 40,850 37,430 147,820
430 360 260 No data 600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Salinas

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Salinas

$56,290 $57,780 $46,900 $41,200 $76,700
$37,940 $39,850 $41,370 $42,950 $42,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Salinas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Salinas

As the number of video game design professionals in Salinas has grown, salaries for video game design professionals have also increased. Salinas video game design professionals made $76,700 per year, on average, in 2010. Video game design professionals in Salinas made a yearly average salary of $56,290, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Salinas.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Salinas

10th percentile
$46,203
25th percentile
$54,617
50th percentile
$69,467
75th percentile
$89,190
90th percentile
$100,140

Video game design professionals in Salinas earn a median salary of $69,467 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 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,203 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,140 per year.

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

Video Game Design
$76,700
Computer Programming
$77,080
Game Design
$78,098
Computer Science
$95,475

Video game design professional salaries in Salinas are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Salinas

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Salinas

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in video game design offered by Salinas' video game design schools.

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Salinas

associate
6
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total11

Approximately 11 students completed video game design courses in 2010.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Salinas, California

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