Average Video Game Programmer Salary

$63,249
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$37k
MEDIAN
$63k
90%
$90k

The average salary for a Video Game Programmer is $63,249

Base Salary
$37k - $90k
Bonus
$102 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$9k - $13k
Total Pay
$33k - $93k
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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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