Production Artist Salary

The average pay for a Production Artist is $18.18 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$32,837 - $66,443
$33K
$45K
$66K
MEDIAN: $45,407
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50%
90%

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$12.86 - $29.99
$13
$18
$30
MEDIAN: $18.18
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$32,837 - $66,443  
   
Bonus
$292.33 - $4,150  
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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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$29,364 - $67,020  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 280
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.86 - $29.99  
   
Overtime
$18.72 - $38.37  
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.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$292.33 - $4,150  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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).
)
$29,364 - $67,020  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 304
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Job Description for Production Artist

Production artists use specialized computer software to upload design files, as well as make sure they are accurate. These professionals usually oversee the final version of a file before it is publicized. The day-to-day responsibilities of a production artist include applying design changes, managing multiple projects at the same time, ensuring high quality control, and creating mock-ups. They are also responsible for providing specifications for projects and individual pieces, as well as working closely with creative staff and performing photo retouching. Production artists review materials to ensure they are accurate and consistent and meeting compliance requirements mandated by the workplace.

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Production Artist Tasks

  • Create, maintain, and integrate websites and applications.
  • Troubleshoot web design and build issues.
  • Create, validate, and test sites, and deliver final design files with optimized graphics.
  • Work with advertisers and SEO advisors to optimize web sites.
  • Promote and analyze statistics about web traffic and length of stay.

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Pay by Experience Level for Production Artist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,676

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Production Artist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Production Artist?

Production Artist in San Francisco:
`"$A job in the graphic design field."`
Pros: Getting to work on design files for different kinds of products. Increased knowledge of adobe illustrator and other programs. Work won't "follow me home"
Cons: Work becomes tedious. Originally started off as a contract worker.

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Key Stats for Production Artist

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Production Artist Salaries

▲33%

▲20%

▲8%

National Average
$42,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Production Artist Salaries

Adobe Dreamweaver
▲8%

▲6%




Adobe Illustrator
▼0%

Adobe Acrobat
▼0%

National Average
$42,000





HTML
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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