Santa Monica has a total population of 84,084 and a student population of 32,698. Of these students, 32,313 are enrolled in schools that offer animation programs.
Of the 1 animation schools in Santa Monica, the largest animation school, by student population, is Santa Monica College. In 2010, approximately 44 students graduated from the Animation program at Santa Monica College.
In 2010, 44 students graduated with an animation certificate in Santa Monica. In 2009 tuition at animation schools in Santa Monica was $652 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,224 for animation related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as an animator in Santa Monica, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,500 animators working in California and 9,290 working in the greater Santa Monica area in 2010. Santa Monica's animator workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for animators.
As an animator in Santa Monica, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for animators in the state.
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