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Film Schools
In Compton, California

Film faculty can choose to work at only one film school in Compton. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of film and film education in Compton, which includes film training at the film certificate level.


Professional Trends

Compton Vs. California Film Employment

Compton 19,830
California 6,170

Exactly 19,830 of the 6,170 film professionals employed in California, work in Compton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Compton, there has been a 31% decline in the number of film professionals. As the number of film professionals in Compton has decreased, overall employment in Compton has increased.

Compton Vs. California Film employment growth

34,820 24,540 22,650 5,630 6,170
28,630 18,250 17,350 3,180 19,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Compton

Film VS. All professions salaries in Compton

$63,273 $58,780 $56,740 $60,957 $59,523
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Film in Compton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Compton

As the number of film professionals in Compton has shrunk, salaries for film professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Compton film professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,523. The average salary for film professionals in Compton was $63,273 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of film professionals in Compton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Film professionals in Compton

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90th percentile

Film professionals make a median salary of $47,427 per year in Compton. The difference in pay between the film professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 288%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,303 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $109,693 per year.

Average Salaries for Film professionals and related professions in Compton

Computer Animation

Film professional salaries in Compton are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Film schools in Compton


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

Film Programs Offered In Compton

No data at this time.

Compton's film school offers one film degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Film Degrees In Compton

No data at this time.

Film Faculty Salaries in Compton, California

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