The average salary for an Experienced Animator is $63,265 per year.

$40,851 - $99,341
$41K
$63K
$99K
MEDIAN: $63,265
10%
50%
90%

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$19.73 - $81.09
$20
$35
$81
MEDIAN: $35.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Salary
$40,851 - $99,341  
   
Bonus
$1,300 - $408,000  
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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$41,658 - $139,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$19.73 - $81.09  
   
Overtime
$49.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$1,300 - $408,000  
   
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).
)
$41,658 - $139,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
085
10-19 years
86%
20 years or more
14%
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Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

3D Animation
up arrow 9%

Autodesk Maya
up arrow 9%

National Average
$67,000

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 6%

2D Animation
up arrow 11%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 13%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 15%

Flash Animation
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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