Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $74K per year. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $50K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (36 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $118K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Software Engineers, 3D Artists, and Video Game Designers; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $100K annually, the other salaries come in at around $98K and about $38K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Microsoft Certified Professionals, who make around $85K per year. At Bungie, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest salaries at about $110K.
When it comes to skills, C++ Programming Language seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $115K annually. Design also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a fifth of employees surveyed report using it at work.
Benefits and Perks
Around half save for retirement through Bungie, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. At Bungie, Inc., a fair number of survey participants have health insurance, and a solid majority of employees have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, free drinks, and a company cell phone.