Visual Effects Artist Salary

A Visual Effects Artist earns an average salary of $97,500 per year.

$55,955 - $132,656
$98K
MEDIAN: $97,500
50%

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$0$307K
Salary $97,500
Bonus $25,750
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$52,204 - $307,734
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2016
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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Job Description for Visual Effects Artist

  • Create visual effects while adhering to the established art direction.
  • Create pre-rendered and in-game effects, or post-production effects for movies or commercials.
  • Work with lighting and audio teams to design visual effects that are consistent within a scene or level.
  • Design and implement effects to have the maximum dramatic effect while understanding technological limitations.

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Key Stats for Visual Effects Artist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
18%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 25%
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