Video Game Design Schools
In Troy, New York

In Troy, there is only one video game design school where video game design faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in video game design in the city of Troy, which encompasses video game design training at the video game design bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Video Game Design Employment

Troy 5,180
New York 80,660

Exactly 5,180 of New York's 80,660 video game design professionals work in Troy. The number of video game design professionals in Troy has grown by 1105% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Troy has also increased.

Troy Vs. New York Video Game Design employment growth

21,370 22,600 24,460 23,400 80,660
430 470 640 600 5,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$41,660 $48,155 $50,930 $51,090 $60,083
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

Salaries for video game design professionals in Troy have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,083 per year was earned by video game design professionals in Troy. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for video game design professionals in Troy was $41,660 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Troy.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Troy

10th percentile
$37,655
25th percentile
$46,205
50th percentile
$58,562
75th percentile
$71,988
90th percentile
$86,175

Troy video game design professionals earn a median yearly salary of $58,562. The 10% of video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,655 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 129% higher salaries.

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

Computer Animation
$52,440
Video Game Design
$60,083
Computer Programming
$66,530
Game Design
$66,610
Computer Science
$79,230

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

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Troy

1

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

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Troy

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Troy

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

In 2010 approximately 9 students graduated from video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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