Video Game Design Schools
In Santa Maria, California

There is only one video game design school in Santa Maria for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the video game design academic community in Santa Maria, and the future trends. Academia in video game design includes video game design training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Maria Vs. California Video Game Design Employment

Santa Maria 1,420
California 147,820

Of the 147,820 video game design professionals employed in California, 1,420 work in Santa Maria.

Santa Maria Vs. California Video Game Design employment growth

35,550 37,850 40,850 37,430 147,820
No data No data No data 280 1,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Maria

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Santa Maria

No data No data No data $48,190 $69,523
No data No data No data $45,310 $47,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Santa Maria
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Maria

In 2010 an average salary of $69,523 per year was earned by video game design professionals in Santa Maria. The growth in the salary of video game design professionals in Santa Maria is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Santa Maria

10th percentile
$38,395
25th percentile
$51,650
50th percentile
$67,390
75th percentile
$85,832
90th percentile
$102,545

Video game design professionals make a median salary of $67,390 per year in Santa Maria. The difference in pay between the video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 167%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,395 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $102,545 per year.

Average Salaries for Video game design professionals and related professions in Santa Maria

Computer Animation
$65,440
Computer Programming
$68,670
Video Game Design
$69,523
Game Design
$73,000
Computer Science
$75,725

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

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Santa Maria

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Santa Maria

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Santa Maria's video game design school offers one video game design degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Santa Maria

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Santa Maria, California

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