Character Artist Salaries

169 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$62,313 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,808
Range$1,466 - $24,927

How much does a Character Artist make?

The national average salary for a Character Artist is $62,313 in United States. Filter by location to see Character Artist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 169 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Character Artist employees.

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Junior Character Artist$56K
Model$26K

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Character Artist

ArenaNet

$70,951/yr

Range: $52K - $88K

5 salaries

$70,951/yr
$52K$88K

Character Artist - Hourly Contractor

PlayStation

$34/hr

Range: $28 - $39

4 salaries

$34/hr
$28$39

Character Artist

Take-Two

$79,490/yr

Range: $78K - $86K

4 salaries

$79,490/yr
$78K$86K

Character Artist

Cryptic Studios

$81,449/yr

Range: $61K - $86K

4 salaries

$81,449/yr
$61K$86K

Character Artist

Electronic Arts

$88,225/yr

Range: $73K - $97K

3 salaries

$88,225/yr
$73K$97K

Character Artist

Blizzard Entertainment

$97,726/yr

Range: $74K - $107K

3 salaries

$97,726/yr
$74K$107K

Character Artist

2K

$91,326/yr

Range: $75K - $94K

3 salaries

$91,326/yr
$75K$94K

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Character Artist

Hi-Rez Studios

$69,436/yr

Range: $68K - $75K

3 salaries

$69,436/yr
$68K$75K

Character Artist

Telltale Games

$89,227/yr

Range: $61K - $115K

3 salaries

$89,227/yr
$61K$115K

Character Artist

Bungie

$89,052/yr

Range: $83K - $91K

3 salaries

$89,052/yr
$83K$91K

Character Artist

Sledgehammer Games

$81,842/yr

Range: $54K - $95K

3 salaries

$81,842/yr
$54K$95K

Character Artist

Ready At Dawn Studios

$61,553/yr

Range: $59K - $71K

3 salaries

$61,553/yr
$59K$71K

Character Artist

High Moon Studios

$91,555/yr

Range: $92K - $92K

3 salaries

$91,555/yr
$92K$92K

Character Artist

Flying Lab Software

$38,621/yr

Range: $34K - $47K

3 salaries

$38,621/yr
$34K$47K

Character Artist

Amazon

$96,359/yr

Range: $92K - $101K

2 salaries

About
$92K - $101K
$92K$101K

Character Artist

PlayStation

$85,453/yr

Range: $80K - $92K

2 salaries

About
$80K - $92K
$80K$92K

Character Artist

Disney Consumer Products

$67,134/yr

Range: $61K - $74K

2 salaries

About
$61K - $74K
$61K$74K

Character Artist

Naughty Dog

$82,299/yr

Range: $76K - $89K

2 salaries

About
$76K - $89K
$76K$89K

Character Artist - Hourly Contractor

Naughty Dog

$41/hr

Range: $37 - $44

2 salaries

About
$37 - $44hourly
$37$44

Character Artist

Gameloft

$63,371/yr

Range: $59K - $67K

2 salaries

About
$59K - $67K
$59K$67K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$85,000
per year
A 3D Character Artist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$8,000
monthly
A 3D Character Artist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $8,000 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$91,571
per year
A Character Artist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $91,571 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$37
hourly
A 3D Character Artist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $37 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$35
hourly
A Character Designer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
 
Full-time
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$119,202
per year
A Character Artist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $119,202 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$70,374
per year
A Character Artist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $70,374 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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