C$51,323
Avg. Salary
C$20.83
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Animator is C$20.83 per hour.

The average pay for an Animator is C$51,323 per year.

C$14.01
10%
C$20.83
50%
C$39.91
90%
MEDIAN C$20.83
C$37k
10%
C$51k
50%
C$74k
90%
MEDIAN C$51,323
C$37,114 - C$74,188
C$37K
C$51K
C$74K
MEDIAN: C$51,323
10%
50%
90%
C$14.01 - C$39.91
C$14
C$21
C$40
MEDIAN: C$20.83
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$77K
Salary C$37,114 - C$74,188
Bonus C$587 - C$9,933
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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C$33,546 - C$77,093
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 189
Hourly Data C$0C$93
Hourly Rate C$14.01 - C$39.91
Overtime C$24.13 - C$93.50
Annual Data C$0C$77K
Bonus C$587 - C$9,933
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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C$33,546 - C$77,093
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Animator

Animators work by creating cartoons, usually through hand drawings, motion capture animation, or with computers. In the modern era, most animators use a range of computer programs, though sufficient knowledge of basic animation is still absolutely necessary.

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Animator Tasks
  • Design videos for in-person and web audiences.
  • Collaborate with teams to understand specifications and create continuity across offerings.
  • Use a variety of software to refine, improve, and update videos and create stills for other uses.

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Popular Skills for Animator

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$50,409

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

Animator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Animator?

Animator in Vancouver:
"Lonely city."
Pros: The nature.
Cons: Big big, small pond.

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Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Animator Salaries

▲55%

▲10%

National Average
C$50,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

▲7%

▲5%



Autodesk Maya
▲1%


National Average
C$50,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 40%