The average pay for a Concept Artist is $54,119 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Illustration is associated with high pay for this job.

$31,760 - $80,974
(Median)
$32K
$54K
$81K
MEDIAN: $54,119
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.79 - $42.00
(Median)
$15
$20
$42
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$31,760 - $80,974  
   
Bonus
$6,000  
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).
)
$31,470 - $83,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 72
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $42.00  
   
Overtime
$27.47  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$6,000  
   
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).
)
$31,470 - $83,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Concept Artist

When a variety of entities are in their design phases, from buildings and parks to creative works like movies and video games, a concept artist plays a vital and important role. These highly-creative individuals help sketch out ideas of how completed projects will look, which include rough drawings and outlines such as storyboards for films or cartoons, or may help architects and building designers secure bids or help advertising agencies make pitches to clients. Overall, they create concrete visualizations of ideas which can be built, developed, and improved in all sorts of ways.

Read More...

Concept Artist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Concept Artist

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Concept Artist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 54%

Mid-Career
up arrow 30%

National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Concept Artist Salaries

Illustration
up arrow 20%

Autodesk Maya
up arrow 7%

National Average
$51,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 8%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 17%

Graphic Design
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 31%
ADVERTISEMENT