Average Animation Director Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for an Animation Director is $97,392

Base Salary
$55k - $168k
$610 - $15k
Total Pay
$48k - $211k
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FAQs About Animation Directors

What is the highest pay for Animation Directors?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for an Animation Director is $168k / year

What is the lowest pay for Animation Directors?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for an Animation Director is $55k / year

How can Animation Directors increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as an Animation Director is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are an Animation Director that oversees more junior Animation Directors, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.