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Animation Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

Animation faculty can choose to work at only one animation school in Tempe. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the animation academic community in Tempe, and the future trends. Academia in animation includes animation training at the animation bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Animation Employment

Tempe 2,660
Arizona 3,530

Exactly 2,660 of Arizona's 3,530 animation professionals work in Tempe. The number of animation professionals in Tempe has shrunk by 17% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for animation professionals in Tempe has decreased, overall employment in Tempe has increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Animation employment growth

4,330 4,260 4,050 3,610 3,530
3,220 3,310 3,130 2,800 2,660
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Animation VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$46,217 $46,187 $50,923 $48,267 $51,477
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Animation in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

In Tempe, salaries for animation professionals have increased. In 2010 animation professionals in Tempe reportedly earned an average salary of $51,477 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, animation professionals in Tempe made an average salary of $46,217 per year. The growth in the salary of animation professionals in Tempe is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Animation professionals in Tempe

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Animation professionals in Tempe earn a median salary of $48,330 per year. The difference in pay between the animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 178%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,507 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $79,313 per year.

Average Salaries for Animation professionals and related professions in Tempe

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Computer Animation
Game Development

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

Educational Trends

Animation schools in Tempe


There is only one accredited animation school in the city. Many of Tempe's animation professionals are graduates of this school.

Animation Programs Offered In Tempe


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

Student Completed Animation Degrees In Tempe


Approximately 12 students completed animation courses in 2010.

Animation Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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