An Animator earns an average salary of C$50,974 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$37,659 - C$72,924
(Median)
C$38K
C$51K
C$73K
MEDIAN: C$50,973
10%
50%
90%

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C$12.26 - C$51.99
(Median)
C$12
C$22
C$52
MEDIAN: C$21.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$37,659 - C$72,924  
   
Bonus
C$152.05 - C$7,891  
Profit Sharing
C$3,000  
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$34,855 - C$80,654  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$23C$46C$69
Hourly Rate
C$12.26 - C$51.99  
   
Overtime
C$41.80  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$152.05 - C$7,891  
   
Profit Sharing
C$3,000  
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).
)
C$34,855 - C$80,654  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$50,612

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Experience Affects Animator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 27%


National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

2D Animation
up arrow 9%

3D Animation
up arrow 6%

National Average
C$51,000

Autodesk MotionBuilder
up arrow 1%

Autodesk Maya
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 10%

Flash Animation
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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