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Computer Animation Schools In Pennsylvania

In Pennsylvania, there are 6 accredited schools where computer animation classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in computer animation in the state of Pennsylvania, which encompasses computer animation training at the following levels:


  1. The Art Institutes of York-PA

    1409 Williams Rd, York, Pennsylvania 17402-9012

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  2. The Art Institute of Philadelphia

    1622 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103-5198

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  3. Delaware County Community College

    901 S Media Line Rd, Media, Pennsylvania 19063-1094

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  4. Douglas Education Center

    130 7th St, Monessen, Pennsylvania 15062

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  5. Lehigh Carbon Community College

    4525 Education Park Dr, Schnecksville, Pennsylvania 18078-2598

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  6. The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division

    1400 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-4332

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Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National Computer Animation Employment

Pennsylvania 430
National 26,560

Of all of the computer animation professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Pennsylvania.

Employment Growth for Computer animation professionals In Pennsylvania

620 730 690 590 430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Computer Animation is a shrinking field in Pennsylvania. 190 less computer animation professionals were working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of computer animation has shrunk by 31% in Pennsylvania. This decline is faster than the change in the number of computer animation professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of computer animation professionals has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Computer Animation VS. All Professions salaries in Pennsylvania

$47,080 $51,150 $53,190 $50,580 $50,180
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Animation
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Pennsylvania, as the number of computer animation professionals is declining, the salaries earned by computer animation professionals are increasing. In 2006 computer animation professionals made a mean salary of $47,080 per year, and in 2010 they made $50,180 per year.

Salary percentiles for Computer animation professionals in Pennsylvania

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

This represents a 6% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 200% pay differential between the highest paid computer animation professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of computer animation in Pennsylvania.

Average Salaries for Computer animation professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Computer Animation
Game Development
Graphic Design
Visual Communications

In Pennsylvania, computer animation professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Computer Animation programs available for each degree type for all schools in Pennsylvania


As the number of computer animation professionals is decreasing in Pennsylvania state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited computer animation schools in Pennsylvania state is increasing. In Pennsylvania, there were 161 graduates in 2006. And there were 178 graduates from computer animation courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of computer animation school degree or certificate graduates in Pennsylvania by 11%. A majority of these graduates, or 63%, graduated with an associate's degree in computer animation.

Computer Animation Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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