The average pay for a Senior Animator, Character is $88,437 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$15,456 - $118,023
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$88K
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MEDIAN: $88,437
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$35,508 - $116,113  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Job Description for Senior Animator, Character

  • Create animation for characters, props, vehicles, and backgrounds.
  • Create reusable animation assets for long-term development.
  • Communicate status and adjust tasks to meet team and organization goals.
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve during release cycle.
  • Work with other teams to ensure animation fits with product and look and feel are consistent.

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Key Stats for Senior Animator, Character

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
041
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Senior Animator, Character Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%

National Average
$88,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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