A Video Game Designer earns an average salary of C$49,731 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job. A skill in Game Design is associated with high pay for this job.

C$34,174 - C$80,000
C$34K
C$50K
C$80K
MEDIAN: C$49,731
10%
50%
90%

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C$14.06 - C$30.91
C$14
C$20
C$31
MEDIAN: C$19.65
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$34,174 - C$80,000  
   
Bonus
C$977 - C$19,727  
Profit Sharing
C$1,265  
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$34,126 - C$80,203  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 69
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$14.06 - C$30.91  
   
Overtime
C$30.00  
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$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$977 - C$19,727  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,265  
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$34,126 - C$80,203  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Video Game Designer

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
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Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Video Game Designer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 73%

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

National Average
C$47,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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