The average pay for an Entry-Level Animator is C$49,448 per year. A skill in 3D Animation is associated with high pay for this job.

C$37,375 - C$65,029
C$37K
C$49K
C$65K
MEDIAN: C$49,448
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C$11.65 - C$39.15
C$12
C$19
C$39
MEDIAN: C$19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$23KC$46KC$69K
Salary
C$37,375 - C$65,029  
   
Bonus
C$604 - C$9,933  
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$30,084 - C$68,100  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$29C$58C$87
Hourly Rate
C$11.65 - C$39.15  
   
Overtime
C$41.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$60KC$120KC$180K
Bonus
C$604 - C$9,933  
   
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$30,084 - C$68,100  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$48,219

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Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
24%
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Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

3D Animation
▲16%

National Average
C$48,000


Autodesk MotionBuilder
▼11%

Flash Animation
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 34%