AU$59,481
Avg. Salary
Help us gather more data!
Is Video Game Artist your job title? Get your free, personalized salary report
Take our survey now »

The average salary for a Video Game Artist is AU$59,195 per year.

AU$45,781 - AU$63,871
AU$59K
MEDIAN: AU$59,481
50%
AU$0AU$87K
Salary AU$59,481
Bonus AU$1,600
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).
)
AU$32,416 - AU$87,410
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Video Game Artist

Video games are more popular than ever, partially due to the rise in cell phone use over the past decade, and new mobile games are released almost every day. Video game artists are responsible for planning and designing these games using extensive programming knowledge and creating virtual environments in which people are challenged, but still have fun. They must be able to tell cohesive stories, create amazing visuals, and do so in ways that keep players coming back for more.

Read More...

Video Game Artist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$59,477

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Video Game Artist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 80%