An Animator with 3D Animation skills earns an average salary of C$55,000 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

C$36,000 - C$80,643
C$36K
C$55K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$55,000
10%
50%
90%
C$16.00 - C$26.04
C$24
MEDIAN: C$24.02
50%
C$0C$81K
Salary C$36,000 - C$80,643
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$32,594 - C$81,215
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data C$0C$43
Hourly Rate C$24.02
Overtime C$43.34
Annual Data C$0C$81K
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$32,594 - C$81,215
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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$52,107

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 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Animator Salaries

▲6%

National Average
C$52,000

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 30%