The average salary for a Mid-Career Multi-Media Artist or Animator is $56,479.
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Job Description for Multi-Media Artist or Animator
Multimedia artists/animators use technology to create graphics and animation for electronic media, such as internet, film, television, and video games. This is a highly artistic position which requires intimate knowledge of the latest multimedia computer programs and software. Required skills for the job include computer skills, drawing skills, and the ability to create artistic and realistic images which capture light, texture, shadow, and color using computer programs such as Adobe Photoshop.…Read more
Multi-Media Artist or Animator Tasks
- Create special effects, animation, or other visual images using film, video, computers, or other media.
- Provide insight and guidance on current graphic trends and technologies.
- Collaborate with multiple departments and customers.
- Develop multi-media presentations to illustrate a wide array of material.
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Popular Skills for Multi-Media Artist or Animator
Adobe After Effects
Skills in Video Editing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk Maya, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe After Effects.
Pay by Experience Level for Multi-Media Artist or Animator
An entry-level Multi-Media Artist or Animator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,306 based on 24 salaries. An early career Multi-Media Artist or Animator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,020 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Multi-Media Artist or Animator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,312 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,829.
Years of Experience
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