An Animator earns an average salary of C$51,028 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

C$38,325 - C$68,510
C$38K
C$51K
C$69K
MEDIAN: C$51,028
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50%
90%

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C$12.08 - C$52.57
C$12
C$21
C$53
MEDIAN: C$21.21
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$38,325 - C$68,510  
   
Bonus
C$202.73 - C$9,863  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$34,661 - C$75,957  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$26C$52C$78
Hourly Rate
C$12.08 - C$52.57  
   
Overtime
C$50.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$60KC$120KC$180K
Bonus
C$202.73 - C$9,863  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$34,661 - C$75,957  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$50,530

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Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
051
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Animator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%


National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

2D Animation
up arrow 6%

3D Animation
up arrow 3%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 3%

National Average
C$51,000


Autodesk MotionBuilder
up arrow 1%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Flash Animation
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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