Average Salary for Rockstar Games Employees

The typical salary at Rockstar Games is $62K annually. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Rockstar Games
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[-]Senior Animator (2)
$75,500 - $137,805  
[-]Senior Animator (2)
Salary$71,645 - $127,727  
Total Pay$75,500 - $137,805  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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About This Company

New York City 


Computer and video game industry, Video game

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $46K. A typical employee has 10-19 years of experience and earns $95K per year.


Across Rockstar Games' U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home about $90K annually.


Senior Animators rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $95K.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at Rockstar Games have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $46K per year.


Men make up the majority of employees in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all employees participate in a 401(k) program. Almost all workers report having health insurance, and nearly all workers report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Rockstar Games

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

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