Effects Artist Salary

An Effects Artist earns an average salary of $51,582 per year.

$35,459 - $87,201
$35K
$52K
$87K
MEDIAN: $51,582
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50%
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$13.37 - $41.12
$13
$21
$41
MEDIAN: $20.80
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$0$90K
Salary $35,459 - $87,201
Bonus $519 - $11,589
Profit Sharing $1,517
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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$32,705 - $90,336
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2016
  • Individuals Reporting: 585
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $13.37 - $41.12
Overtime $21.64 - $59.10
Annual Data $0$90K
Bonus $519 - $11,589
Profit Sharing $1,517
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).
)
$32,705 - $90,336
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2016
  • Individuals Reporting: 263

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Job Description for Effects Artist

  • Create visual effects while adhering to the established art direction.
  • Create pre-rendered and in-game effects, or post-production effects for movies or commercials.
  • Work with lighting and audio teams to design visual effects that are consistent within a scene or level.
  • Design and implement effects to have the maximum dramatic effect while understanding technological limitations.

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Key Stats for Effects Artist

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 99 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%
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United States (change)

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 99 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 24%
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