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How much does a 3D Character Artist make?

Updated Jun 22, 2021

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$69,821 /yr
Average Base Pay

28 salaries

$42K

Low

$70K

Average

$116K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a 3D Character Artist is $69,821 in United States. Filter by location to see 3D Character Artist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 28 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by 3D Character Artist employees.

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Riot Games
4.2

Riot Games

3D Character Artist

$110,326

 /yr
Range: $98K - $169K
4 salaries
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$98K

$169K

$97,903 - $169,470 Range

Blizzard Entertainment
3.5

Blizzard Entertainment

3D Character Artist

$100,264

 /yr
Range: $52K - $107K

$52K

$107K

$52,000 - $107,114 Range

MZ
3

MZ

3D Character Artist
About 

$99K -$122K

$99K

$122K

$98,727 - $122,492 Range

ArenaNet
3.9

ArenaNet

3D Character Artist
About 

$55K -$101K

$55K

$101K

$54,529 - $101,302 Range

Cloud Imperium Games
3.5

Cloud Imperium Games

3D Character Artist
About 

$60K -$80K

$60K

$80K

$59,813 - $79,519 Range

Oddcast, Inc.
3.2

Oddcast, Inc.

3D Character Artist
About 

$60K -$66K

$60K

$66K

$59,932 - $65,524 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

3D Character Artist - Hourly
About 

$17 -$18

 hourly

$17

$18

$17 - $18 Range

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Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

3D Character Artist
About 

$63K -$68K

$63K

$68K

$63,204 - $67,959 Range

Walt Disney Company
4

Walt Disney Company

3D Character Artist
About 

$76K -$83K

$76K

$83K

$76,450 - $82,552 Range

University of Central Florida
4.2

University of Central Florida

3D Character Artist - Hourly
About 

$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

LSU
4.1

LSU

3D Character Artist - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$2,005 - $2,183 Range

Zara
3.4

Zara

3D Character Artist - Hourly
About 

$59 -$63

 hourly

$59

$63

$59 - $63 Range

Sony
4.1

Sony

3D Character Artist - Hourly
About 

$28 -$30

 hourly

$28

$30

$28 - $30 Range

New Jersey Institute of Technology
4.3

New Jersey Institute of Technology

3D Character Artist - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

iD Tech Camps
4.3

iD Tech Camps

3D Character Artist
About 

$63K -$68K

$63K

$68K

$63,250 - $67,796 Range

Ubisoft
3.9

Ubisoft

3D Character Artist - Monthly
About 

$8K -$9K

$8K

$9K

$7,888 - $8,667 Range

Nintendo of America
4.1

Nintendo of America

3D Character Artist
About 

$85K -$92K

$85K

$92K

$84,918 - $92,332 Range

Bungie
3.8

Bungie

3D Character Artist - Hourly Contractor
About 

$40 -$43

 hourly

$40

$43

$40 - $43 Range

Bungie
3.8

Bungie

3D Character Artist
About 

$69K -$75K

$69K

$75K

$69,101 - $75,272 Range

Blur Studio
3.2

Blur Studio

3D Character Artist
About 

$70K -$75K

$70K

$75K

$69,738 - $74,916 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent 3d character artist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$11
hourly
A Character Artist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Character Designer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$5,800
monthly
A Character Artist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $5,800 per month
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Character Artist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$2,391
monthly
A Character Performer in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $2,391 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$11
hourly
A Character Performer in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$78,332
per year
A Character Rigger in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $78,332 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
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