video game developer!

By: Ben Kveton

Nature of work

what duties and tasks do you perform?

  • coding.
  • creating interesting games.
  • developing story.
  • optimizing artificial intelligence

Where do you work and what conditions?

  • Mostly in offices.
  • Sometimes looking at land to influence your world.
  • Sometimes you may work at home.
  • Spend a great deal of time inside.
  • Mostly on computers.
  • You spend nine to ten hours daily on them.

What abilities do you need

  • Math
  • computer science
  • Language arts/Language skills
  • Computer programming


What schools can you attend to attain your professional training?

  • Mostly Michigan Tech
  • Ivy Tech Community college

How much education do you need?

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Programming languages
  • In depth training in graphics

What school subjects are important?

  • Visual Arts.
  • Math.
  • Computer Science.
  • Computer programming.

What are the best and worst parts of this carrer

  • You could be the laughing stock.
  • If no one likes the game then you will feel bad.
  • You get to create something for many people to enjoy.
  • You can get high awards for the best game if it's good.


  • You make about $35.71 an hour.
  • You make about $74,300 a year.

Salary in Michigan

  • You make anywhere from $20.48 to $54.93 an hour.
  • You make anywhere from $42,600 to $114,250 a year.