The average pay for an Entry-Level Animator is C$49,095 per year.

C$35,550 - C$65,761
C$36K
C$49K
C$66K
MEDIAN: C$48,662
10%
50%
90%
C$14.00 - C$35.04
C$14
C$21
C$35
MEDIAN: C$20.55
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$35,550 - C$65,761
Bonus C$153 - C$10,067
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$32,101 - C$68,585
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 141
Hourly Data C$0C$61
Hourly Rate C$14.00 - C$35.04
Overtime C$16.64 - C$61.28
Annual Data C$0C$68K
Bonus C$153 - C$10,067
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$32,101 - C$68,585
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

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$47,951

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

Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
18%

Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

▲4%


National Average
C$48,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 39%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 44%