Video Game Design Schools
In Virginia Beach, Virginia

The city of Virginia Beach has 2 schools where video game design faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the video game design academic community in Virginia Beach, and the future trends. Academia in video game design includes video game design training at the video game design bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Video Game Design Employment

Virginia Beach 4,570
Virginia 43,810

Of the 43,810 video game design professionals employed in Virginia, 4,570 work in Virginia Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, in Virginia Beach, there has been a 376% growth in the number of video game design professionals. As the employment for video game design professionals in Virginia Beach has increased, overall employment in Virginia Beach has also increased.

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Video Game Design employment growth

6,410 6,060 6,470 6,250 43,810
960 930 910 890 4,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Virginia Beach

Video Game Design VS. All professions salaries in Virginia Beach

$41,500 $44,075 $47,730 $48,700 $59,573
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Game Design in Virginia Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Virginia Beach

Salaries for video game design professionals in Virginia Beach have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $59,573 per year was earned by video game design professionals in Virginia Beach. Video game design professionals in Virginia Beach made a yearly average salary of $41,500, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Virginia Beach.

Salary percentiles for Video game design professionals in Virginia Beach

10th percentile
$40,172
25th percentile
$47,005
50th percentile
$56,068
75th percentile
$68,945
90th percentile
$86,568

Video game design professionals in Virginia Beach earn a median salary of $56,068 per year. The 10% of video game design professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,172 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $86,568 per year.

Average Salaries for Video game design professionals and related professions in Virginia Beach

Computer Animation
$52,530
Video Game Design
$59,573
Computer Programming
$62,400
Game Design
$62,995
Computer Science
$72,527

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

Educational Trends

Video Game Design schools in Virginia Beach

2

There are 2 accredited video game design schools in the city. Many of Virginia Beach's video game design professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Video Game Design Programs Offered In Virginia Beach

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Video Game Design Degrees In Virginia Beach

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

In 2010 approximately 5 students completed video game design courses.

Video Game Design Faculty Salaries in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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