Average Video Game Artist Salary

$56,228
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$2,500
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The average salary for a Video Game Artist is $56,228.
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$39k
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$56k
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$75k
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MEDIAN $56,228
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Salary
$39k - $75k
Bonus
$600 - $8k
Total Pay
$31k - $73k

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Job Description for Video Game Artist

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Popular Skills for Video Game Artist

Skills in Adobe Photoshop, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Maya, Illustration and Adobe Illustrator are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Video Game Artist

An entry-level Video Game Artist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $46,965 based on 21 salaries. An early career Video Game Artist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,351 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Video Game Artist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Video Game Artist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,129 based on 5 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 77 survey responses.
Entry Level
27.3%
Early Career
46.8%
Mid Career
19.5%
Experienced
6.5%

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