Technical Artist Salary

The average pay for a Technical Artist is $63,803 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Autodesk Maya and Python. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$40,620 - $99,153
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$64K
$99K
MEDIAN: $63,803
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$10.30 - $34.03
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$34
MEDIAN: $24.79
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$40,620 - $99,153  
   
Bonus
$498.33 - $48,479  
Profit Sharing
$509  
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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$40,134 - $98,590  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $34.03  
   
Overtime
$39.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$498.33 - $48,479  
   
Profit Sharing
$509  
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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$40,134 - $98,590  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Job Description for Technical Artist

Most technical artists work in the video game industry and are tasked with serving as liaisons between computer programmers (or software engineers) and artists working on video games. Technical artists work to combine artistic vision with technology and are responsible for maintaining workflow and following up on project deadlines, and they may also decide which tools, art packages, software, and applications will be used in their studios.

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Key Stats for Technical Artist

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Technical Artist Salaries

Experienced
▲42%

National Average
$62,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Technical Artist Salaries

Autodesk Maya
▲19%

Python
▲17%

National Average
$62,000

Autodesk 3ds Max
▼17%

C# Programming Language
▼17%

3D Animation
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 6%