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Computer Animation Schools
In San Jose, California

In San Jose, there is only one computer animation school where computer animation faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer animation academic community in San Jose, and the future trends. Academia in computer animation includes computer animation training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Computer Animation Employment

San Jose 560
California 8,440

Of the 8,440 computer animation professionals employed in California, 560 work in San Jose. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Jose, there has been a 133% growth in the number of computer animation professionals. As the employment for computer animation professionals in San Jose has increased, overall employment in San Jose has decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Computer Animation employment growth

8,470 9,460 10,510 9,440 8,440
240 250 520 650 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Computer Animation VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$85,580 $87,390 $93,770 $83,610 $81,360
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Animation in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

In San Jose, salaries for computer animation professionals have decreased. In 2010 San Jose computer animation professionals earned an average yearly salary of $81,360. Four years earlier in 2006, computer animation professionals in San Jose made an average salary of $85,580 per year. The decline in the salary of computer animation professionals in San Jose is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer animation professionals in San Jose

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Computer animation professionals make a median salary of $79,220 per year in San Jose. The 10% of computer animation professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $51,820 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $119,890 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer animation professionals and related professions in San Jose

Visual Communications
Graphic Design
Computer Animation
Game Development

On average computer animation professionals in San Jose earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in San Jose.

Educational Trends

Computer Animation schools in San Jose


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

Computer Animation Programs Offered In San Jose


San Jose's computer animation school offers one computer animation degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Computer Animation Degrees In San Jose


Approximately 1 students graduated from computer animation courses in 2010.

Computer Animation Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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