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Animation Schools
In Arlington, Virginia

The city of Arlington has only one school where animation faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of animation and animation education in Arlington, which includes animation training at the animation bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Arlington Vs. Virginia Animation Employment

Arlington 5,320
Virginia 6,250

Of the 6,250 animation professionals employed in Virginia, 5,320 work in Arlington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of animation professionals in Arlington has shrunk by 2%. As the employment for animation professionals in Arlington has decreased, overall employment in Arlington has increased.

Arlington Vs. Virginia Animation employment growth

6,650 6,400 6,810 6,680 6,250
5,440 5,580 5,950 5,680 5,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Arlington

Animation VS. All professions salaries in Arlington

$55,347 $55,677 $56,770 $56,520 $60,750
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation in Arlington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Arlington

In Arlington, salaries for animation professionals have increased. In 2010 animation professionals in Arlington reportedly earned an average salary of $60,750 per year. The average salary for animation professionals in Arlington was $55,347 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of animation professionals in Arlington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Arlington

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Animation professionals in Arlington make a median yearly salary of $59,280. The difference in pay between the animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 146%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,887 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $88,337 per year.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Arlington

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Computer Animation
Game Development

On average animation professionals in Arlington earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Arlington.

Educational Trends

Animation schools in Arlington


Many of Arlington's animation professionals are graduates of the only accredited animation school in the city.

Animation Programs Offered In Arlington


Arlington's animation school offers one animation degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Animation Degrees In Arlington


Approximately 6 students completed animation courses in 2010.

Animation Faculty Salaries in Arlington, Virginia

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