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Animation Schools In Ohio

Animation classes faculty can choose to work at one of 3 accredited animation schools in Ohio. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the animation academic community in Ohio, and the future trends in animation training at the following levels:


  1. Central Ohio Technical College

    1179 University Drive, Newark, Ohio 43055-1767

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Lake Erie College

    391 W Washington St, Painesville, Ohio 44077-3389

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Terra State Community College

    2830 Napoleon Rd, Fremont, Ohio 43420-9670

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Ohio Vs. National Animation Employment

Ohio 8,460
National 229,120

Approximately 4% of the country's animation professionals work in Ohio state.

Employment Growth for Animation professionals In Ohio

8,960 8,910 9,050 8,300 8,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Ohio, the field of animation is shrinking. In 2010 there were 500 less animation professionals working in Ohio than there were in 2006. This represents a 6% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the national trend for animation professionals which shows a 0% decrease in the number of animation professionals working around the nation.

Animation VS. All Professions salaries in Ohio

$39,203 $43,010 $46,203 $50,470 $48,953
$44,230 $45,388 $47,259 $48,341 $48,873
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of animation professionals is declining, the salaries paid to animation professionals are increasing in Ohio. In 2006 animation professionals made a mean salary of $39,203 per year, and in 2010 they made $48,953 per year.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Ohio

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25th percentile
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This represents a 20% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of animation, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid animation professionals earning 203% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Ohio state.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Ohio

Computer Animation
Game Development
Graphic Design
Visual Communications

Animation professionals in Ohio earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Animation programs available for each degree type for all schools in Ohio


50% of these graduates received a associate's degree in animation.

Animation Faculty Salaries in Ohio

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