C$62,422
Avg. Salary
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A Mid-Career Animator with Autodesk Maya skills earns an average salary of C$55,955 per year.

C$48,112 - C$98,691
C$48K
C$62K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$62,422
10%
50%
90%
C$20.95 - C$47.50
C$35
MEDIAN: C$35.00
50%
C$0C$101K
Salary C$48,112 - C$98,691
Bonus C$2,000
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$45,455 - C$101,265
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data C$0C$76
Hourly Rate C$35.00
Overtime C$64.50
Annual Data C$0C$101K
Bonus C$2,000
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$45,455 - C$101,265
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$63,772

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

Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
5-9 years
90%
10-19 years
10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 24%