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Video Production Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

There are 5 video production schools in Chicago for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the video production academic community in Chicago, and the future trends. Academia in video production includes video production training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Video Production Employment

Chicago 3,820
Illinois 4,850

Of the 4,850 video production professionals employed in Illinois, 3,820 work in Chicago. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of video production professionals in Chicago has grown by 7%. Overall employment in Chicago has also increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Video Production employment growth

4,750 4,330 4,030 4,060 4,850
3,580 3,230 3,040 3,120 3,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Video Production VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$52,083 $54,758 $54,395 $54,982 $58,048
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Video Production in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

As the number of video production professionals in Chicago has grown, salaries for video production professionals have also increased. In 2010 video production professionals in Chicago reportedly earned an average salary of $58,048 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, video production professionals in Chicago made an average salary of $52,083 per year. The growth in the salary of video production professionals in Chicago is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Video production professionals in Chicago

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Video production professionals make a median salary of $51,312 per year in Chicago. The 10% of video production professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,842 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 255% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Video production professionals and related professions in Chicago

Video Production
Computer Animation

Video production professional salaries in Chicago are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Video Production schools in Chicago


There are 5 accredited video production schools in the city. Many of Chicago's video production professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Video Production Programs Offered In Chicago


There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in video production offered by Chicago's video production schools.

Student Completed Video Production Degrees In Chicago


Approximately 529 students graduated from video production courses in 2010.

Video Production Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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