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Animation Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

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


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Animation Employment

Poughkeepsie 260
New York 23,050

Exactly 260 of New York's 23,050 animation professionals work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of animation professionals in Poughkeepsie has grown by 30%. As the employment for animation professionals in Poughkeepsie has increased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Animation employment growth

22,500 23,440 25,430 24,410 23,050
200 250 250 250 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Animation VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$41,900 $43,940 $45,940 $45,070 $51,590
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

As the number of animation professionals in Poughkeepsie has grown, salaries for animation professionals have also increased. In 2010 Poughkeepsie animation professionals earned an average yearly salary of $51,590. The average salary for animation professionals in Poughkeepsie was $41,900 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of animation professionals in Poughkeepsie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Animation professionals make a median salary of $43,680 per year in Poughkeepsie. The 10% of animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,860 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 296% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Game Development

On average animation professional salaries in Poughkeepsie are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Animation schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Animation Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


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

Student Completed Animation Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 6 students completed animation courses.

Animation Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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