Video Game Design Schools
In Schaumburg, Illinois

There is only one video game design school in Schaumburg for faculty to choose from. The trends in Schaumburg'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

Schaumburg Vs. Illinois Video Game Design Employment

Schaumburg 35,010
Illinois 46,270

Of the 46,270 video game design professionals employed in Illinois, 35,010 work in Schaumburg. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of video game design professionals in Schaumburg has grown by 370%. Overall employment in Schaumburg has also increased.

Schaumburg Vs. Illinois Video Game Design employment growth

10,200 11,090 10,880 10,620 46,270
7,450 8,370 8,270 8,420 35,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Schaumburg

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Schaumburg

$48,025 $53,190 $55,750 $58,560 $71,418
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Schaumburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Schaumburg

As the number of video game design professionals in Schaumburg has grown, salaries for video game design professionals have also increased. Schaumburg video game design professionals made $71,418 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for video game design professionals in Schaumburg was $48,025 per year. The growth in the salary of video game design professionals in Schaumburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Schaumburg

10th percentile
$39,072
25th percentile
$50,510
50th percentile
$66,282
75th percentile
$85,978
90th percentile
$110,335

Video game design professionals in Schaumburg make a median yearly salary of $66,282. The difference in pay between the video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 182%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,072 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $110,335 per year.

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

Computer Animation
$62,850
Video Game Design
$71,418
Computer Science
$74,937
Computer Programming
$77,650
Game Design
$86,185

On average video game design professionals in Schaumburg earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Schaumburg.

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Schaumburg

1

There is only one accredited video game design school in the city. Many of Schaumburg's video game design professionals are graduates of this school.

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Schaumburg

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Schaumburg

associate
0
bachelor
64
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total64

In 2010 approximately 64 students completed video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Schaumburg, Illinois

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