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Animation Schools
In Mount Prospect, Illinois

The city of Mount Prospect has only one school where animation faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the animation academic community in Mount Prospect, and the future trends. Academia in animation includes animation training at the animation bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Mount Prospect Vs. Illinois Animation Employment

Mount Prospect 8,850
Illinois 11,190

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

Mount Prospect 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: Mount Prospect

Animation VS. All professions salaries in Mount Prospect

$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 Mount Prospect
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Mount Prospect

In Mount Prospect, salaries for animation professionals have increased. Mount Prospect animation professionals made $55,087 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for animation professionals in Mount Prospect was $51,670 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Mount Prospect.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Mount Prospect

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Animation professionals in Mount Prospect earn a median salary of $52,060 per year. The 10% of animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,643 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,260 per year.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Mount Prospect

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Computer Animation
Game Development

Mount Prospect animation professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Animation schools in Mount Prospect


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

Animation Programs Offered In Mount Prospect

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There is one degree and certificate program in animation offered by Mount Prospect's animation school.

Student Completed Animation Degrees In Mount Prospect

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Animation Faculty Salaries in Mount Prospect, Illinois

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