The average salary for an Entry-Level Animator with Autodesk Maya skills is C$47,932 per year.

C$35,720 - C$71,128
C$36K
C$47K
C$71K
MEDIAN: C$46,627
10%
50%
90%
C$15.73 - C$38.71
C$16
C$21
C$39
MEDIAN: C$21.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$75K
Salary C$35,720 - C$71,128
Bonus C$1,965
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$34,746 - C$75,864
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72
Hourly Data C$0C$108
Hourly Rate C$15.73 - C$38.71
Overtime C$15.46 - C$109
Annual Data C$0C$75K
Bonus C$1,965
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$34,746 - C$75,864
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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.

Animator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$46,041

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

Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 42%