The average pay for a Mid-Career Animator is C$55,682 per year.

C$46,902 - C$79,206
C$47K
C$57K
C$79K
MEDIAN: C$57,354
10%
50%
90%
C$20.00 - C$52.38
C$20
C$24
C$52
MEDIAN: C$24.38
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$83K
Salary C$46,902 - C$79,206
Bonus C$1,965
Profit Sharing C$3,000
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$45,237 - C$83,088
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 74
Hourly Data C$0C$76
Hourly Rate C$20.00 - C$52.38
Overtime C$56.25
Annual Data C$0C$83K
Bonus C$1,965
Profit Sharing C$3,000
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$45,237 - C$83,088
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Dec 2017
  • 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$56,679

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

Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
5-9 years
82%
10-19 years
18%

Skills That Affect Animator Salaries



National Average
C$57,000

▼3%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 39%