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Internet and Games: Career and Education Opportunities in Iowa

Internet and Games: From the Web to XBox, Internet and Gaming professionals work to make our online experiences both enjoyable and engaging. From setting up sites to creating new experiences, they craft the interactions of the future.

Iowa
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Iowa has a population of 3,007,856, which has grown by 2.79% over the past decade. Nicknamed the "Hawkeye State," Iowa's capital and largest city is Des Moines. In 2008, there were a total of 2,025,350 jobs in Iowa. The average annual income was $37,509 in 2008, up from $35,755 in 2007. The unemployment rate in Iowa was 6.0% in 2009, which has grown by 1.6% since the previous year. Roughly 21.2% of Iowa residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in Iowa include machinery manufacturing, agriculture, construction, and mining machinery manufacturing, and grain milling. Notable tourist attractions include the Science Center of Iowa, the Italian, and the Hubbell Historical Center.

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CAREERS WITHIN Internet and Games

Web Developer

Web Developers develop and design web applications and web sites. Web Developers need to read and understand what has been read. They also need to diagnose equipment problems and failures.