Career Assignment By Yakira Cameron
What schools offer a degree in this area?
University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
University of Central Florida (Orlando, FL)
Southern Methodist University (Plano, TX)
University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT)
DigiPen Institute of Technology (Redmond, WA)
( there are a lot more I just can’t list them all)
Artists: $40,000 to $65,000
Animators: $45,000 to $70,000
Lead Artists / Animators: $65,000 to $80,000
Game Designers: $40,000 to $70,000
Creative Directors / Lead Designers: $45,000 to $90,000\
Programmers: $50,000 to $90,000
Lead Programmers: $75,000 to 100,000
Technical Directors: $90,000 to $120,000
Audio Designers: $65,000 to $75,000
Music Composers / Musicians: $65,000 to $90,000
Video Game Testers: $25,000 to $45,000
Lead Game Testers: $40,000 to $60,000
PR Marketing: $50,000 to $85,000.
What is the outlook?
Are there any professional organizations?
Yes. IDGA (International Game Developers Association)