There are currently an estimated 287,200 video game designers in the United States. The video game designer job market is expected to grow by 9.3% between 2016 and 2026.
How employable are video game designers?
CareerExplorer rates video game designers with a D employability rating, meaning this career should provide weak employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 31,200 video game designers. That number is based on 26,600 additional video game designers, and the retirement of 4,600 existing video game designers.
What’s the supply of video game designers?
The video game designer industry is concentrated in California, Texas, District of Columbia
Video Game Designer job market by state
|State Name||Employed Video Game Designers|
|District of Columbia||17,020|