$57,040
Avg. Salary
$41.90
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Animator is $41.90 per hour.

The average pay for an Animator is $57,040 per year.

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MEDIAN $57,040
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MEDIAN: $57,040
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$0$107K
Salary $57,040
Bonus $9,826
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$44,385 - $107,296
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Animator

Animators work by creating cartoons, usually through hand drawings, motion capture animation, or with computers. In the modern era, most animators use a range of computer programs, though sufficient knowledge of basic animation is still absolutely necessary.

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Animator Tasks
  • Design videos for in-person and web audiences.
  • Collaborate with teams to understand specifications and create continuity across offerings.
  • Use a variety of software to refine, improve, and update videos and create stills for other uses.

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Key Stats for Animator

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
30%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
20%

Skills That Affect Animator Salaries

Autodesk Maya
▲17%

3D Animation
▲6%

National Average
$71,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
30%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 13%