The average pay for an Entry-Level Video Game Programmer is C$49,942 per year.

C$38,973 - C$77,869
C$39K
C$50K
C$78K
MEDIAN: C$50,485
10%
50%
90%
C$13.00 - C$20.73
C$20
MEDIAN: C$19.65
50%
C$0C$79K
Salary C$38,973 - C$77,869
Bonus C$1,110
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$35,411 - C$79,463
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43
Hourly Data C$0C$21
Hourly Rate C$19.65
Overtime C$21.80
Annual Data C$0C$79K
Bonus C$1,110
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$35,411 - C$79,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for Video Game Programmer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
84%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Video Game Programmer Salaries

C++
▲5%

C#
▲2%

C++ Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
C$50,000

C# Programming Language
▼1%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 28%
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