Find higher paying jobs for effects animator

Effects Animator Salaries

1,034 SalariesUpdated Aug 12, 2020

Average Base Pay
$69,168 / yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
0
Low
0
High

Additional Cash Compensation

AverageNo Reports
RangeNo Reports

How much does a Effects Animator make?

The national average salary for a Effects Animator is $69,168 in United States. Filter by location to see Effects Animator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,034 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Effects Animator employees.

Salaries for Related Job Titles

No related titles found.

As we collect more salary reports, we will be able to display related salaries for this job title.

Submit your salary

Are you paid fairly?

Get a free, personalized salary estimate based on today's market

Get Your Estimate

Loading Jobs

Salaries by Company

SortPopular | Most Reports | Salary
Filter by Location
or
Search for Specific Employer
Average Base Salaries in (USD)
Company
Average Base Salaries in (USD)
Low
High

Effects Animator

DreamWorks Animation

$147,707/yr

Range: $91K - $160K

18 salaries

$147,707/yr
$91K$160K

Effects Animator

DreamWorks Pictures

$118,034/yr

Range: $86K - $137K

5 salaries

$118,034/yr
$86K$137K

Effects Animator - Hourly

Walt Disney Animation Studios

About
$55 - $59hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$55 - $59hourly
$55$59

Effects Animator - Hourly

Duncan Studio

About
$38 - $41hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$38 - $41hourly
$38$41

Computer Graphics Visual Effects Animator

Mill

$125,921/yr

Range: $101K - $135K

12 salaries

$125,921/yr
$101K$135K

Character Effects Animator

DreamWorks Animation

$135,646/yr

Range: $117K - $136K

3 salaries

$135,646/yr
$117K$136K

Visual Effects Compositor and 3D Animator

Ingenuity Studios

About
$62K - $68K

2 salaries

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

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – 

Visual Effects Compositor and 3D Animator

Phoenix Edit.Effects.Design / Fatlap Recording

About
$56K - $65K

2 salaries

About
$56K - $65K
$56K$65K

Character Effects Animator - Hourly

DreamWorks Animation

About
$46 - $58hourly

2 salaries

About
$46 - $58hourly
$46$58

Character Effects Animator

DreamWorks Pictures

About
$69K - $115K

2 salaries

About
$69K - $115K
$69K$115K

Effects Lead Animator

DreamWorks Animation

About
$131K - $153K

2 salaries

About
$131K - $153K
$131K$153K

Visual Effects Compositor and 3D Animator - Hourly

Picture Shop

About
$34 - $36hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$34 - $36hourly
$34$36

Visual Effects Compositor and 3D Animator - Contractor

Southbay

About
$66K - $73K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$66K - $73K
$66K$73K

After Effects Animator

Schlumberger

About
$63K - $67K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$63K - $67K
$63K$67K

After Effects Animator - Hourly Contractor

PlayStation

About
$26 - $29hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$26 - $29hourly
$26$29

Lead Effects Animator - Hourly

Imageworks

About
$69 - $74hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$69 - $74hourly
$69$74

Visual Effects Animator

Mill

About
$63K - $67K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$63K - $67K
$63K$67K

Senior Computer Graphics Visual Effects Animator

Mill

About
$151K - $163K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$151K - $163K
$151K$163K
View Data as Table

Recent Salary Reports

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

$7,000
monthly
An Animator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $7,000 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
An Animator in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
A 2D Animator in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Freelance
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.