Average Video Game Programmer Salary

$63,403
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$38k
MEDIAN
$63k
90%
$91k

The average salary for a Video Game Programmer is $63,403

Base Salary
$38k - $91k
Bonus
$102 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$9k - $10k
Total Pay
$33k - $94k
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What Do Video Game Programmers Do?

Video Game Programmer Tasks
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for games, including personal computer, console, networked, and online multiplayer.
  • Write code that provides real-time interactive response under varying system and network conditions.
  • Test and document software.
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