The average salary for a Video Game Designer in India is Rs 502,789.
MEDIAN Rs 502,789
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Job Description for Video Game Designer
Video game designers generally work to code programs on various platforms (such as computers and gaming systems) to create playable games. Creating a game involves creating a concept and storyline and mapping it out for others on the game design team so they can help with development; designers generally work with a flowchart when creating a game's storyboard. The game must be thoroughly tested to ensure that any bugs or flaws during gameplay are resolved. Video game designers may focus on a par…Read more
Video Game Designer Tasks
- Drive game design through conceptualization, presentation, implementation, tuning, and release.
- Assist in design of user interface screens, support screens, and game levels.
- Conceptualize and implement game mechanics, animation, characters, narrative, assets, AI behaviors, text, and sound.
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Popular Skills for Video Game Designer
Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
Skills in Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Object Oriented Programming (OOP), Design and Game Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Video Game Designer
An entry-level Video Game Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 406,946 based on 45 salaries. An early career Video Game Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 432,000 based on 75 salaries. A mid-career Video Game Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 889,827 based on 29 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Video Game Designer in their job title in Mumbai, Maharashtra earn an average of 79.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (24.1% more) and Bangalore, Karnataka (19.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pune, Maharashtra (21.3% less), New Delhi, Delhi (20.4% less) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (20.4% less).
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