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Animation Schools
In Joliet, Illinois

Animation faculty can choose to work at only one animation school in Joliet. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in animation in the city of Joliet, which encompasses animation training at the animation associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Joliet Vs. Illinois Animation Employment

Joliet 8,850
Illinois 11,190

Of the 11,190 animation professionals employed in Illinois, 8,850 work in Joliet. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of animation professionals in Joliet has grown by 19%. As the employment for animation professionals in Joliet has increased, overall employment in Joliet has also increased.

Joliet Vs. Illinois Animation employment growth

10,610 11,460 11,220 10,990 11,190
7,450 8,560 8,450 8,700 8,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Joliet

Animation VS. All professions salaries in Joliet

$51,670 $46,550 $50,570 $53,163 $55,087
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation in Joliet
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Joliet

Salaries for animation professionals in Joliet have increased. In 2010 Joliet animation professionals earned an average yearly salary of $55,087. Four years earlier in 2006, animation professionals in Joliet made an average salary of $51,670 per year. The growth in the salary of animation professionals in Joliet is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Joliet

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Animation professionals make a median salary of $52,060 per year in Joliet. The difference in pay between the animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 213%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $26,643 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $83,260 per year.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Joliet

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Computer Animation
Game Development

On average animation professional salaries in Joliet are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Animation schools in Joliet


There is only one accredited animation school in the city. Many of Joliet's animation professionals are graduates of this school.

Animation Programs Offered In Joliet


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

Student Completed Animation Degrees In Joliet


Approximately 3 students completed animation courses in 2010.

Animation Faculty Salaries in Joliet, Illinois

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