Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Software Developer, Games is $62,400
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer, Games?
An entry-level Software Developer, Games with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $57,391 based on 10 salaries. An early career Software Developer, Games with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,530 based on 19 …Read more
What Do Software Developer, Games Do?
A software developer for games works to create new games and/or help develop existing games. These developers create games' architecture, develop new characters, and animate games; some positions may require generating new game ideas as well. Software developers for games must stay up to date on relevant technology, trends, and best practices, incorporating developments into their work as needed. Additionally, these professionals are responsible for debugging games, which may involve test users …Read more