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Animation Schools In South Dakota

In South Dakota, there are 2 accredited schools where animation classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the animation academic community in South Dakota, and the future trends in animation training at the following levels:


  1. Dakota State University

    820 N Washington, Madison, South Dakota 57042-1799

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Southeast Technical Institute

    2320 N Career Ave, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57107-1301

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

South Dakota Vs. National Animation Employment

South Dakota 630
National 229,120

Of all of the animation professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in South Dakota state.

Employment Growth for Animation professionals In South Dakota

530 570 610 630 630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of animation professionals is growing in South Dakota. There were 100 more animation professionals working in South Dakota in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in South Dakota, this field has grown by 19% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of animation professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of animation professionals has shrunk by 0% from 2006 to 2010.

Animation VS. All Professions salaries in South Dakota

$34,635 $33,945 $34,605 $34,125 $35,515
$38,163 $39,417 $40,567 $40,767 $40,691
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to animation professionals are growing in South Dakota. In 2006 animation professionals made a mean salary of $34,635 per year, and in 2010 they made $35,515 per year.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in South Dakota

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This represents a growth in salaries of 2%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of animation, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid animation professionals earning 98% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in South Dakota state.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in South Dakota

Computer Animation
Game Development
Graphic Design
Visual Communications

In South Dakota, animation professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Animation programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Dakota


Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned an bachelor's degree in animation.

Animation Faculty Salaries in South Dakota

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