£21,937
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Video Game Artist is £23,993 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

£17,925 - £28,500
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£22K
£29K
MEDIAN: £21,937
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Salary £17,925 - £28,500
Bonus £2,350
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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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£17,925 - £28,707
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Video Game Artist

Video games are more popular than ever, partially due to the rise in cell phone use over the past decade, and new mobile games are released almost every day. Video game artists are responsible for planning and designing these games using extensive programming knowledge and creating virtual environments in which people are challenged, but still have fun. They must be able to tell cohesive stories, create amazing visuals, and do so in ways that keep players coming back for more.

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Key Stats for Video Game Artist

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
29%

Experience Affects Video Game Artist Salaries

Entry-Level
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲15%

National Average
₤22,000

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 53%