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3d Artist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a 3d Artist in Chicago, Illinois is $41,234 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, 3D Animation, and 3D Max.

$28,268 - $74,497
MEDIAN: $41,233

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$28,268 - $74,497  
$491.32 - $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).
$29,098 - $71,652  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Skills That Affect 3d Artist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 64%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 17%

3D Animation
up arrow 17%

3D Max
up arrow 15%

Autodesk 3ds Max
up arrow 6%

3D Rendering
up arrow 3%

Autodesk Maya
up arrow 1%

National Average

Job Satisfaction

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


5 %
95 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 62% dental benefits Dental: 31%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 35%