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Entry-Level Graphic Artist / Animator Salary

Entry-Level Graphic Artists & Animators take home approximately $40K annually on average. The majority of Entry-Level Graphic Artists & Animators (61 percent) survey respondents are male. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, between a fifth and a fourth claim no health benefits at all. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$27,812 - $64,985
(Median)
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40K
47K
65K
MEDIAN: $40,318
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$9.92 - $33.94
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$27,812 - $64,985  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,980  
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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$25,651 - $67,505  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 78
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$28$56$84
Hourly Rate
$9.92 - $33.94  
   
Overtime
$15.21 - $83.84  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,980  
   
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).
)
$25,651 - $67,505  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Graphic Artist / Animator Salaries

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 6%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

Adobe Illustrator
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National Average
$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 23%