Video Game Designer
By: Sarena Robinson
They have a high level of social interaction, while working with other game designers throughout the day. They also work indoors all day, and working more than 40 hours each week is common.
Recommended Core Classes and Electives
All math classes would help with this career, especially Algebra. Graphic design and computer programming would be great electives.
Preparation or Training Needed
You need a high school diploma or equivalent, and have working experience in a related occupation.
Important Skills and Abilities
- Reason and Problem Solve
- Work with People
- Work with Things
- Perceive and Visualize
Someone in this career usually earns an estimate of $82,660.
Extra Credits - So You Want To Be a Game Designer - Career Advice for Making Games