Average Mid-Career Video Game Designer Salary

$76,453
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$50k
MEDIAN
$76k
90%
$111k

The average salary for a Video Game Designer is $76,453

Base Salary
$50k - $111k
Bonus
$805 - $23k
Profit Sharing
$99 - $12k
Total Pay
$49k - $124k
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What is the highest pay for Video Game Designers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Video Game Designer is $111k / year

What is the lowest pay for Video Game Designers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Video Game Designer is $50k / year

How can Video Game Designers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Video Game Designer is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Video Game Designer that oversees more junior Video Game Designers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.