The average pay for an Animator with Autodesk Maya skills is $50,155 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$34,618 - $81,138
$35K
$50K
$81K
MEDIAN: $50,155
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50%
90%

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$14.97 - $41.31
$15
$31
$41
MEDIAN: $31.43
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$34,618 - $81,138  
   
Bonus
$990 - $14,795  
Profit Sharing
$0.00  
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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$34,367 - $85,073  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$14.97 - $41.31  
   
Overtime
$15.46 - $63.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$990 - $14,795  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00  
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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$34,367 - $85,073  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
13%
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Experience Affects Animator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 41%

Mid-Career
up arrow 35%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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