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

$41,905 - $98,920
(Median)
$42K
$63K
$99K
MEDIAN: $63,265
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90%

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$19.39 - $82.43
(Median)
$19
$35
$82
MEDIAN: $35.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$41,905 - $98,920  
   
Bonus
$1,003 - $16,487  
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 - $139,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$19.39 - $82.43  
   
Overtime
$49.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,003 - $16,487  
   
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 - $139,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

Autodesk Maya
up arrow 10%

3D Animation
up arrow 9%

National Average
$67,000

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 3%

2D Animation
up arrow 10%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 12%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 18%

Flash Animation
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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