Average Visual Effects Artist Salary

$64,830
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$27k
MEDIAN
$65k
90%
$121k

The average salary for a Visual Effects Artist is $64,830

Base Salary
$27k - $121k
Bonus
$0 - $750
Total Pay
$31k - $116k
Is Average Visual Effects Artist Salary your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
EXPLORE BY:

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Visual Effects Artists?

Find your market worth – how it works:

How do Visual Effects Artists Rate Their Jobs?

Not enough data
(3)
2Reviews
We currently don't have any reviews for this job and need at least 5 ratings before we can calculate a satisfaction score. Are you a Visual Effects Artist? Take our survey to help us meet this goal.

FAQs About Visual Effects Artists

What is the highest pay for Visual Effects Artists?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Visual Effects Artist is $121k / year

What is the lowest pay for Visual Effects Artists?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Visual Effects Artist is $27k / year

How can Visual Effects Artists increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Visual Effects Artist 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 Visual Effects Artist that oversees more junior Visual Effects Artists, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.