Video Game Design Schools
In Sunnyvale, California

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Sunnyvale Vs. California Video Game Design Employment

Sunnyvale 31,390
California 147,820

Of the 147,820 video game design professionals employed in California, 31,390 work in Sunnyvale. The number of video game design professionals in Sunnyvale has grown by 1615% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for video game design professionals in Sunnyvale has increased, overall employment in Sunnyvale has decreased.

Sunnyvale Vs. California Video Game Design employment growth

35,550 37,850 40,850 37,430 147,820
1,830 1,650 1,930 2,300 31,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sunnyvale

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Sunnyvale

$72,865 $73,365 $77,505 $76,210 $94,463
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Sunnyvale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sunnyvale

As the number of video game design professionals in Sunnyvale has grown, salaries for video game design professionals have also increased. Sunnyvale video game design professionals made $94,463 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for video game design professionals in Sunnyvale was $72,865 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of video game design professionals in Sunnyvale is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Sunnyvale

10th percentile
$57,865
25th percentile
$72,598
50th percentile
$92,418
75th percentile
$112,620
90th percentile
$137,168

Video game design professionals in Sunnyvale earn a median salary of $92,418 per year. The 10% of video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $57,865 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 137% higher salaries.

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

Computer Animation
$81,360
Video Game Design
$94,463
Game Design
$102,113
Computer Programming
$106,530
Computer Science
$108,713

Sunnyvale 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 Sunnyvale

2

Many of Sunnyvale'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 Sunnyvale

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Sunnyvale

associate
0
bachelor
16
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total16

Approximately 16 students graduated from video game design courses in 2010.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Sunnyvale, California

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