Entry-Level Video Game Programmer Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Video Game Programmer is $61,511 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++ Programming Language, Games, and Game Design.

$43,014 - $98,077
$43K
$59K
$98K
MEDIAN: $59,147
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50%
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$7.39 - $49.32
$7
$30
$49
MEDIAN: $30.25
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$0$98K
Salary $43,014 - $98,077
Bonus $5,087
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,411 - $97,858
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 44
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $7.39 - $49.32
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$97K
Bonus $5,087
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,411 - $97,858
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Video Game Programmer Job Listings

Key Stats for Video Game Programmer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
13%

Skills That Affect Video Game Programmer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
▲22%

Games
▲18%

Game Design
▲13%

C++
▲8%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
▲7%

C#
▲4%

C# Programming Language
▲2%

National Average
$61,000

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 15%