A Video Game Programmer earns an average salary of C$51,352 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

C$39,294 - C$91,387
C$39K
C$57K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$56,560
10%
50%
90%
C$12.77 - C$20.56
C$18
MEDIAN: C$18.25
50%
C$0C$91K
Salary C$39,294 - C$91,387
Bonus C$1,220
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$37,000 - C$90,793
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 53
Hourly Data C$0C$22
Hourly Rate C$18.25
Overtime C$23.00
Annual Data C$0C$90K
Bonus C$1,220
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$37,000 - C$90,793
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Video Game Programmer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$51,948

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Key Stats for Video Game Programmer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
7%
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Experience Affects Video Game Programmer Salaries

Experienced
▲69%

Mid-Career
▲49%

National Average
C$52,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Video Game Programmer Salaries

C#
▲6%

C++
▲2%

National Average
C$52,000

C++ Programming Language
▼2%

C# Programming Language
▼3%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 32%
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