Visual Effects Supervisor Salary

The average salary for a Visual Effects Supervisor is $102,282 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$45,958 - $244,679
$46K
$120K
$240K
MEDIAN: $118,644
10%
50%
90%

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$24.79 - $73.70
$29
MEDIAN: $28.97
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$0$244K
Salary $45,958 - $244,679
Bonus $12,000
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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$45,302 - $207,301
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data $0$73
Hourly Rate $28.97
Overtime $1.50
Annual Data $0$207K
Bonus $12,000
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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$45,302 - $207,301
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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Job Description for Visual Effects Supervisor

A visual effects supervisor is responsible for supervising staff while a television or film production is being taped or filmed. The visual effects supervisor, in addition, will research new developments in software because these tools are essential to ensure that the movie or show is finished in a timely, effective manner.

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Visual Effects Supervisor Tasks

  • Communicate with production heads regarding creative and budget requirements for visual effects.
  • Monitor filming to ensure visual effects compatibility.
  • Coordinate, track, and lead teams of artists for pre- and post-production.

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Pay by Experience Level for Visual Effects Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Visual Effects Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Visual Effects Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 10 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Visual Effects Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Visual Effects Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $148,000 based on 14 salaries. A Visual Effects Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Visual Effects Supervisor

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Visual Effects Supervisor Salaries

Experienced
▲44%

National Average
$103,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Late-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼45%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 55%
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