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Animator Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$75,983/yr
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$51K
Low
$76K
Average
$109K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$3,842
Range$563 - $16,532
How much does a Animator make?

The national average salary for a Animator is $75,983 in United States. Filter by location to see Animator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 799 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Animator employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      High
      Blue Sky Studios
      $93,099/yr
      Range: $76K - $105K
      22 salaries
      $93,099/yr
      $76K$105K
      DreamWorks Animation
      $120,102/yr
      Range: $73K - $173K
      12 salaries
      $120,102/yr
      $73K$173K
      Pixar Animation Studios
      $103,000/yr
      Range: $60K - $132K
      11 salaries
      $103,000/yr
      $60K$132K
      Electronic Arts
      $78,669/yr
      Range: $65K - $93K
      7 salaries
      $78,669/yr
      $65K$93K
      Sony PlayStation
      $31/hr
      Range: $26 - $41
      7 salaries
      $31/hr
      $26$41
      Industrial Light & Magic
      $58/hr
      Range: $45 - $67
      7 salaries
      $58/hr
      $45$67
      Imageworks
      $32/hr
      Range: $23 - $61
      6 salaries
      $32/hr
      $23$61

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      2K
      $29/hr
      Range: $25 - $45
      6 salaries
      $29/hr
      $25$45
      Reel FX
      $65,195/yr
      Range: $57K - $69K
      6 salaries
      $65,195/yr
      $57K$69K
      Insomniac Games
      $84,616/yr
      Range: $71K - $99K
      6 salaries
      $84,616/yr
      $71K$99K
      Fantage
      $49,679/yr
      Range: $35K - $55K
      6 salaries
      $49,679/yr
      $35K$55K
      Zynga
      $78,967/yr
      Range: $63K - $85K
      5 salaries
      $78,967/yr
      $63K$85K
      Industrial Light & Magic
      $44/hr
      Range: $40 - $50
      5 salaries
      $44/hr
      $40$50
      Imageworks
      $36/hr
      Range: $30 - $50
      5 salaries
      $36/hr
      $30$50
      Rhythm & Hues Studios
      $41/hr
      Range: $24 - $49
      5 salaries
      $41/hr
      $24$49
      Laika, Inc
      $100,000/yr
      Range: $40K - $110K
      5 salaries
      $100,000/yr
      $40K$110K
      PSYONIX
      $59,995/yr
      Range: $50K - $62K
      5 salaries
      $59,995/yr
      $50K$62K
      Riot Games
      $93,000/yr
      Range: $87K - $125K
      4 salaries
      $93,000/yr
      $87K$125K
      Glu Mobile
      $69,500/yr
      Range: $60K - $110K
      4 salaries
      $69,500/yr
      $60K$110K
      Telltale Games
      $57,500/yr
      Range: $45K - $62K
      4 salaries
      $57,500/yr
      $45K$62K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Animator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $20
      hourly
      A 2D Animator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $30
      hourly
      An Animator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $85,000
      per year
      An Animator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $3k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $76,000
      per year
      An Animator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $76,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $90,000
      per year
      A Character Animator in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $90,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
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