Game Developer Average Salary

Game Developer Total Pay (?
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$25,119 - $130,000
(Median)
25K
59K
130K
MEDIAN: $59,187
10%
50%
90%

Game Developer is most closely related to Software Developer, Games

A software developer for games works to create new games and/or help develop existing games. These developers create games' architecture, develop new characters, and animate games; some positions may require generating new game ideas as well. Software developers for games must stay up to date on relevant ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$40K
$62K
$100K
MEDIAN: $61,666
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90%
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