Entry-Level Animator, 3D Salary

The average Entry-Level 3D Animator can expect to rake in roughly $49K annually. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, close to two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by more than half and dental insurance is reported by nearly two in five. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Entry-Level 3D Animators who answered the questionnnaire. Most Entry-Level 3D Animators report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$33,503 - $90,497
$34K
$49K
$90K
MEDIAN: $49,220
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50%
90%

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$13.49 - $36.34
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$36
MEDIAN: $19.65
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$0$90K
Salary $33,503 - $90,497
Bonus $750 - $16,500
Total Pay (?
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$31,227 - $85,390
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 94
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $13.49 - $36.34
Overtime $19.13 - $59.60
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $750 - $16,500
Total Pay (?
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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$31,227 - $85,390
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,144

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 16 percent, Entry-Level 3D Animators in Los Angeles receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level 3D Animators will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+10 percent) and San Francisco (+7 percent). Orlando is the lowest-paying area, 17 percent south of the national average.

Key Stats for Animator, 3D

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Animator, 3D Salaries

Adobe After Effects
▲1%

National Average
$48,000

3D Rendering
▼1%

▼4%

Autodesk 3ds Max
▼9%

▼12%

Adobe Photoshop
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 35%
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