Post-Graduation Salary and Career Info

Game Design and Development MS

At RIT, you don’t just graduate with a degree, you graduate with the skills and hands-on experience to thrive in your chosen career.

RIT publishes full-time salaries, outcome rates, and typical job titles for graduates within six months of graduation.

First-Year Full-Time Salary of RIT Game Design and Development MS Graduates

$103,300

Average

$125,000

Median

Data is collected annually, and RIT graduate outcomes are from the class of 2022.

Student Outcomes 

82.61%

Outcome Rates for Game Design and Development MS

Total percentage of graduates who have entered the workforce, enrolled in full-time graduate study, or are pursuing alternative plans (military service, volunteering, etc.).

92.31%

Knowledge Rate

Total percentage of graduates for whom RIT has verifiable data, compared to national average knowledge rate of 41% per NACE.
Outcome % of Students
Employed 78.26%
Full-time Graduate Study 0%
Alternative Plans 4.35%
Outcome % of Students
Employed 78.26%
Full-time Graduate Study 0%
Alternative Plans 4.35%

Game Developer; Junior C++ Developer; Systems Design Engineer; Unity Developer; Associate Engine/Graphics Automation Engineer; Full Stack UI Developer; Software Developer; Software Engineer; Game Designer; Developer

Visual Concepts; Snap, Inc.; Rockstar Games; Oxide Games; Mindex; Meta (formerly Facebook); Mastodon Design, a CACI company; Lucasfilm Entertainment Company Ltd. LLC; Iron Galaxy Studios; Epic Systems Corporation; Deck Nine Games; Apple; Apex Games; Amazon.com; Activision Blizzard; Deviation Games; Manticore Games; Ubisoft; WB Games

Career Services Contact

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Heather Roth
Career Services Coordinator
585‑475‑5456