Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a 3D Character Artist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$78,409 / yrTotal Pay
$57,485 / yrBase Pay
$20,924 / yrAdditional Pay

$78,409

 / yr
$41K$272K
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The estimated total pay for a 3D Character Artist is $78,409 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $57,485 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $20,924 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Video Game Character Artist Salaries with median pay of $67,492, 3D Artist Salaries with median pay of $87,242, 3D Character Animator Salaries with median pay of $83,881, 3D Digital Artist Salaries with median pay of $87,905.

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Riot Games
4.1

Riot Games

3D Character Artist

$109,032

 /yr
Range: $80K - $125K

$80K

$125K

$80,000 - $124,875 Range

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Blizzard Entertainment
3.7

Blizzard Entertainment

3D Character Artist

$90,502

 /yr
Range: $59K - $108K

$59K

$108K

$59,020 - $108,261 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

3D Character Artist - Hourly
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$17 -$56

 hourly

$17

$56

$17 - $56 Range

Bungie
4.1

Bungie

3D Character Artist

$74K

$81K

$74,169 - $81,453 Range

ArenaNet
3.3

ArenaNet

3D Character Artist

$59K

$110K

$59,211 - $110,297 Range

Cloud Imperium Games
2.9

$65K

$87K

$64,648 - $87,484 Range

Oddcast, Inc.
3.2

Oddcast, Inc.

3D Character Artist
About 

$65K -$70K

$65K

$70K

$64,785 - $70,090 Range

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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

3D Character Artist

$100K

$109K

$99,583 - $108,625 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

3D Character Artist - Hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Best Buy
3.7

Best Buy

3D Character Artist - Hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

$67K

$74K

$67,289 - $73,914 Range

Walt Disney Company
4.0

$82K

$88K

$82,037 - $88,138 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

3D Character Artist

$79K

$87K

$78,878 - $86,522 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

3D Character Artist

$89K

$96K

$89,223 - $95,891 Range

University of Central Florida
4.1

University of Central Florida

3D Character Artist - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

Florida International University
4.2

$72K

$77K

$71,952 - $77,094 Range

LSU
4.0

LSU

3D Character Artist - Monthly

$2K

$2K

$2,192 - $2,376 Range

Zara
3.5

Zara

3D Character Artist - Hourly

$63

$68

$63 - $68 Range

PlayStation
3.9

PlayStation

3D Character Artist - Hourly

$38

$41

$38 - $41 Range

PlayStation
3.9

PlayStation

3D Character Artist - Hourly Intern

$33

$36

$33 - $36 Range

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$17

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10 days ago by a Character Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$15

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13 days ago by a Character Performer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$34

/hrAvg Base Salary

17 days ago by a 3D Character Artist with less than one year of experience

$15

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19 days ago by a 3D Character Artist with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$67,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,000/yr

20 days ago by a 3D Character Artist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$28

/hrAvg Base Salary

20 days ago by a Character Artist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$16

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30 days ago by a Character Performer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a 3D Character Artist salaries

The national average salary for a 3D Character Artist is $72,106 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a 3D Character Artist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 31 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a 3D Character Artist employees.

The highest salary for a 3D Character Artist in United States is $117,782 per year.

The lowest salary for a 3D Character Artist in United States is $44,143 per year.

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