Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Video Game Artist is $58,695
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Video Game Artists?
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 $58,555 based on 8 salaries. An early career Video Game Artist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,369 based on 26 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Video Game Artists Do?
Video games are more popular than ever, partially due to the rise in cell phone use over the past decade, and new mobile games are released almost every day. Video game artists are responsible for planning and designing these games using extensive programming knowledge and creating virtual environments in which people are challenged, but still have fun. They must be able to tell cohesive stories, create amazing visuals, and do so in ways that keep players coming back for more.
The design …Read more