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Computer Animation Schools
In Los Angeles, California

In Los Angeles, there are 2 computer animation schools where computer animation faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer animation academic community in Los Angeles, and the future trends. Academia in computer animation includes computer animation training at the computer animation bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Los Angeles Vs. California Computer Animation Employment

Los Angeles 4,460
California 8,440

Exactly 4,460 of California's 8,440 computer animation professionals work in Los Angeles. The number of computer animation professionals in Los Angeles has shrunk by 24% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for computer animation professionals in Los Angeles has decreased, overall employment in Los Angeles has increased.

Los Angeles Vs. California Computer Animation employment growth

8,470 9,460 10,510 9,440 8,440
5,870 6,080 6,260 4,920 4,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Los Angeles

Computer Animation VS. All professions salaries in Los Angeles

$77,430 $82,870 $80,780 $76,070 $76,920
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Animation in Los Angeles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Angeles

Salaries for computer animation professionals in Los Angeles have decreased. In 2010 computer animation professionals in Los Angeles reportedly earned an average salary of $76,920 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for computer animation professionals in Los Angeles was $77,430 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Los Angeles.

Salary percentiles for Computer animation professionals in Los Angeles

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Los Angeles computer animation professionals earn a median yearly salary of $69,170. The difference in pay between the computer animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 190%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,210 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $116,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer animation professionals and related professions in Los Angeles

Graphic Design
Visual Communications
Computer Animation
Game Development

Computer animation professional salaries in Los Angeles are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Animation schools in Los Angeles


There are 2 accredited computer animation schools in the city. Many of Los Angeles' computer animation professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Computer Animation Programs Offered In Los Angeles


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in computer animation offered by Los Angeles' computer animation schools.

Student Completed Computer Animation Degrees In Los Angeles


Approximately 70 students graduated from computer animation courses in 2010.

Computer Animation Faculty Salaries in Los Angeles, California

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