The average salary for an Animator, 3D in United Kingdom is £24,528.
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Job Description for Animator, 3D
A 3D animator uses computer software to create vivid, engaging video animations that can be used for web design applications, computer games, commercials, and full-length movies and television programs. 3D animators typically work with developers, designers, and directors, making initial sketches and helping create quickly sketched stills of the work to be done (called storyboards). Working in close consultation with these supervisory developers or designers, the animator then uses professional …Read more
Animator, 3D Tasks
- Create special effects, animation, or other visual images using film, video, computers, or other media.
- Provide insight and guidance on current graphic trends and technologies.
- Collaborate with multiple departments and customers.
- Develop multi-media presentations to illustrate a wide array of material.
Popular Employer Salaries for Animator, 3D
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Popular Skills for Animator, 3D
Adobe After Effects
Autodesk 3ds Max
Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk MotionBuilder, Autodesk 3ds Max, Adobe After Effects, Autodesk Maya and 3D Animation.
Pay by Experience Level for Animator, 3D
An entry-level Animator, 3D with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £22,500 based on 15 salaries. An early career Animator, 3D with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,410 based on 34 salaries. A mid-career Animator, 3D with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £27,514 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Animator, 3D with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £29,479 based on 14 salaries.
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