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Game Developer Salaries in Seattle, WA Area

40 SalariesUpdated Jan 12, 2021

Average Base Pay
$58,436 / yr
15% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,440
Range$1,130 - $12,086

How much does a Game Developer make in Seattle, WA?

The average salary for a Game Developer is $58,436 in Seattle, WA. Salaries estimates are based on 40 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Developer employees in Seattle, WA.

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Game Designer

ArenaNet

$63,288/yr

Range: $47K - $93K

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$63,288/yr
$47K$93K

Senior Game Designer

ArenaNet

$84,835/yr

Range: $65K - $111K

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$84,835/yr
$65K$111K

Game Designer

Glu Mobile

$59,348/yr

Range: $48K - $78K

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$59,348/yr
$48K$78K

Game Designer

Playdom

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$56K - $66K

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$56K - $66K
$56K$66K

Game Designer

Bungie

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$69K - $85K

2 salaries

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$69K - $85K
$69K$85K

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

C2S Technologies

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$11 - $13hourly

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$11 - $13hourly
$11$13

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

Blackapple Solutions

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$10 - $11hourly

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$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

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Game Programmer

ArenaNet

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$67K - $73K

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$67K - $73K
$67K$73K
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$20 - $24hourly
$20$24

Game Designer

Walt Disney Company

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$62K - $68K

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$62K - $68K
$62K$68K

Game Designer - Hourly Intern

ArenaNet

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$15 - $16hourly

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$15 - $16hourly
$15$16

Game Designer

5th Cell Media

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$55K - $60K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$55K - $60K
$55K$60K

Game Designer

Hidden Path Entertainment

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$62K - $67K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$62K - $67K
$62K$67K

Senior Game Developer

WildCard Games

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$99K - $107K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$99K - $107K
$99K$107K

Game Tester - Hourly

C2S Technologies

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$11 - $11hourly

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$11 - $11hourly
$11$11

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

Bungie

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$18 - $19hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$18 - $19hourly
$18$19

Game Tester - Hourly

Blackapple Solutions

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$11 - $12hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$11 - $12hourly
$11$12

Game Tester - Hourly

Blackapple Solutions

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$15 - $16hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$15 - $16hourly
$15$16

Game Tester - Hourly

BrickRed Systems

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$13 - $15hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$13 - $15hourly
$13$15

Senior Game Designer

Walt Disney Company

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$81K - $89K

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$81K - $89K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$35
hourly
A Game Developer reported making $35 per hour
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Intern
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$56
hourly
A Gameplay Programmer reported making $56 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$77,952
per year
A Gameplay Engineer reported making $77,952 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$107,868
per year
A Game Engineer reported making $107,868 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$30
hourly
A Gameplay Programmer reported making $30 per hour
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Contract
1 to 50 employees
 
Company - Private
$110,064
per year
A Gameplay Engineer reported making $110,064 per year
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3-4 years experience
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$28
hourly
A Game Developer reported making $28 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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