Multimedia Programmer Salary

A Multimedia Programmer earns an average salary of $65,735 per year.

$35,235 - $88,527
MEDIAN: $65,734

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$35,235 - $88,527  
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$31,332 - $90,094  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for Multimedia Programmer

Multimedia programmers are software engineers who use programming languages to create interactive media. They typically work full time or on a freelance basis, most often at the computer creating and testing product code. It is possible for multimedia programmers to work on teams or on an individual basis, and the most common programs used by multimedia programmers include HTML 5, Ruby on Rails, PHP and Java. Multimedia programmers generally work full time in an office setting, although alternative and/or additional hours may be required depending on the needs of the business. For example, multimedia programmers may be called upon to fix critical bugs or errors in released products outside of working hours, as well as offer patches to users to ensure quality performance of the program.


Multimedia Programmer Tasks

  • Create and oversee the production of scripts, templates, and storyboards.
  • Create, design, and test prototypes for the management team.
  • Design, coordinate and deliver web portals integrate text, graphics, video, and sound for online learning programs, video games, or interactive websites.
  • Form, manage, and direct project teams.

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What is it like working as a Multimedia Programmer?

Multimedia Programmer in Huntsville:
"Always Interesting, Unless It's Government Work."
Pros: Developing training that is useful and efficient for the end user. Working with experts to build a better program for their needs.
Cons: Not a lot of interaction with coworkers. Current boss is difficult.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.


57 %
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 18%