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Game Development faculty can choose to work at only one game development school in Troy. The trends in Troy's game development academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes game development training at the game development bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Game Development Employment

Troy 1,510
New York 34,090

Exactly 80 of the 2,980 game development professionals employed in New York, work in Troy. The number of game development professionals in Troy has shrunk by 97% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for game development professionals in Troy has decreased, overall employment in Troy has increased.

Troy Vs. New York Game Development employment growth

36,570 36,360 34,010 31,130 2,980
2,580 2,540 1,990 1,830 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Game Development VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$71,390 $67,903 $69,623 $71,437 $52,440
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Game Development in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

In Troy, salaries for game development professionals have decreased. In 2010 game development professionals in Troy reportedly earned an average salary of $52,440 per year. Game development professionals in Troy made a yearly average salary of $71,390, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Troy.

Salary percentiles for Game development professionals in Troy

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Game development professionals make a median salary of $50,670 per year in Troy. The 10% of game development professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,750 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 126% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Game development professionals and related professions in Troy

Computer Animation
Game Development
Computer Programming
Computer Science

Troy 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 Troy


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

Game Development Programs Offered In Troy


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

Student Completed Game Development Degrees In Troy


In 2010 approximately 9 students completed game development courses.

Game Development Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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