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Animation Schools
In Pasadena, California

Animation faculty can choose to work at one of 2 animation schools in Pasadena. The trends in Pasadena's animation academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes animation training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Pasadena Vs. California Animation Employment

Pasadena 15,960
California 38,110

Of the 38,110 animation professionals employed in California, 15,960 work in Pasadena. The number of animation professionals in Pasadena has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of animation professionals in Pasadena has increased, overall employment in Pasadena has also increased.

Pasadena Vs. California Animation employment growth

36,560 38,930 41,890 38,910 38,110
15,860 16,970 17,540 15,920 15,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pasadena

Animation VS. All professions salaries in Pasadena

$69,583 $71,340 $71,167 $68,977 $67,233
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation in Pasadena
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pasadena

As the number of animation professionals in Pasadena has grown, salaries for animation professionals have decreased. Pasadena animation professionals made $67,233 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for animation professionals in Pasadena was $69,583 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of animation professionals in Pasadena is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Pasadena

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Animation professionals make a median salary of $58,460 per year in Pasadena. The difference in pay between the animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 214%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,770 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $106,040 per year.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Pasadena

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Computer Animation
Game Development

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

Educational Trends

Animation schools in Pasadena


There are 2 accredited animation schools in the city. Many of Pasadena's animation professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Animation Programs Offered In Pasadena


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in animation offered by Pasadena's animation schools.

Student Completed Animation Degrees In Pasadena


Approximately 10 students completed animation courses in 2010.

Animation Faculty Salaries in Pasadena, California

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