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Game Development Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

Game Development faculty can choose to work at only one game development school in Phoenix. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of game development and game development education in Phoenix, which includes game development training at the game development bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Game Development Employment

Phoenix 5,620
Arizona 8,510

Exactly 110 of Arizona's 190 game development professionals work in Phoenix. There has been a 98% decline in the number of game development professionals in Phoenix between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Phoenix has increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Game Development employment growth

9,750 10,180 9,730 8,950 190
6,790 7,750 7,360 6,640 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Game Development VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$59,547 $61,603 $66,327 $71,507 $64,080
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Game Development in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

Salaries for game development professionals in Phoenix have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $64,080 per year was earned by game development professionals in Phoenix. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for game development professionals in Phoenix was $59,547 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Phoenix.

Salary percentiles for Game development professionals in Phoenix

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Game development professionals in Phoenix make a median yearly salary of $64,870. The difference in pay between the game development professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 185%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $96,360 per year.

Average Salaries for Game development professionals and related professions in Phoenix

Computer Animation
Game Development
Computer Programming
Computer Science

Phoenix game development professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Game Development schools in Phoenix


There is only one accredited game development school in the city. Many of Phoenix's game development professionals are graduates of this school.

Game Development Programs Offered In Phoenix


There is one degree and certificate program in game development offered by Phoenix's game development school.

Student Completed Game Development Degrees In Phoenix


In 2010 approximately 160 students completed game development courses.

Game Development Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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