Entry-Level Graphic Artist / Animator Salary

Entry-Level Graphic Artists & Animators pull down an average of $47K per year. Most Entry-Level Graphic Artists & Animators like their work and job satisfaction is high. Making up 77 percent of those who took the survey, male Entry-Level Graphic Artists & Animators greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a little more than half earn dental coverage. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,627 - $75,436
$34K
$49K
$75K
MEDIAN: $48,583
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$13.69 - $40.61
$14
$18
$41
MEDIAN: $18.00
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$0$79K
Salary $33,627 - $75,436
Bonus $1,474
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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$30,271 - $79,856
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $13.69 - $40.61
Hourly Tips $1.02
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $1,474
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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$30,271 - $79,856
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,336

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

For Entry-Level Graphic Artists & Animators, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 22 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Graphic Artists & Animators will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+12 percent).

Key Stats for Graphic Artist / Animator

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Graphic Artist / Animator Salaries

Autodesk Maya
▲10%

Cinema 4D
▼0%

National Average
$47,000

Adobe After Effects
▼1%



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 20%
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