Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Game Artist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$76,629 / yrTotal Pay
$58,758 / yrBase Pay
$17,870 / yrAdditional Pay

$76,629

 / yr
$24K$243K
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The estimated total pay for a Game Artist is $76,629 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $58,758 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 $17,870 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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What are some related job titles for Game Artist?

Some related job titles are 3D Modeling and Texturing Artist Salaries with median pay of $73,724, Concept Artist Salaries with median pay of $68,829, Environment Artist Salaries with median pay of $78,775, Game Designer Salaries with median pay of $97,034.

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TinyCo
3.1

TinyCo

Game Artist

$59,039

 /yr
Range: $56K - $83K

$56K

$83K

$56,480 - $83,212 Range

1st Playable Productions
2.8

$48,280

 /yr
Range: $45K - $70K

$45K

$70K

$45,073 - $69,680 Range

Storm8
3.6

Storm8

Game Artist

$82,465

 /yr
Range: $66K - $102K

$66K

$102K

$65,957 - $102,336 Range

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Vicarious Visions
3.9

$76,019

 /yr
Range: $57K - $106K

$57K

$106K

$57,017 - $105,991 Range

GREE International Entertainment
2.8

$78,518

 /yr
Range: $60K - $106K

$60K

$106K

$59,678 - $105,571 Range

Lumos Labs
4.1

Lumos Labs

Game Artist

$105,945

 /yr
Range: $80K - $121K

$80K

$121K

$79,699 - $121,284 Range

Schell Games
3.9

Schell Games

Game Artist

$50,527

 /yr
Range: $41K - $55K

$41K

$55K

$41,102 - $54,542 Range

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Game Closure
3.6

Game Closure

Game Artist

$69,286

 /yr
Range: $65K - $77K

$65K

$77K

$65,000 - $76,942 Range

Zynga
4.4

Zynga

Game Artist

$74,392

 /yr
Range: $74K - $90K

$74K

$90K

$73,568 - $89,976 Range

DoubleDown Interactive
3.8

$80,633

 /yr
Range: $63K - $83K

$63K

$83K

$62,828 - $83,011 Range

Hitcents
1.8

Hitcents

Game Artist

$34,332

 /yr
Range: $32K - $41K

$32K

$41K

$32,434 - $40,946 Range

Lionheart Games
5.0

Lionheart Games

Game Artist

$55,011

 /yr
Range: $55K - $110K

$55K

$110K

$55,011 - $110,021 Range

Blizzard Entertainment
3.6

$59K

$84K

$59,001 - $84,172 Range

Scientific Games
3.7

$59K

$66K

$58,930 - $66,281 Range

Glu Mobile
4.4

Glu Mobile

Game Artist
About 

$65K -$70K

$65K

$70K

$64,567 - $69,748 Range

SciPlay
3.9

SciPlay

Game Artist

$67K

$79K

$66,681 - $78,925 Range

Ainsworth Game Technology
2.6

$48K

$59K

$48,372 - $58,943 Range

Filament Games
4.9

$47K

$52K

$46,992 - $52,007 Range

Voltage
2.7

Voltage

Game Artist - Hourly
About 

$23 -$37

 hourly

$23

$37

$23 - $37 Range

PeopleFun
4.9

PeopleFun

Game Artist

$58K

$104K

$58,043 - $103,778 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Game Advisor in United States of America

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$10

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Game Advisor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Game Artist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$20,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Game Advisor with less than one year of experience

$9

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11 days ago by a Game Advisor with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Game Artist with less than one year of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Game Artist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$7

/hrAvg Base Salary

19 days ago by a Game Advisor with less than one year of experience

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

21 days ago by a Technical Illustrator with 1 to 3 years of experience

$10

/hrAvg Base Salary

22 days ago by a Game Advisor with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Game Artist salaries

The national average salary for a Game Artist is $60,814 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Game Artist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 125 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Game Artist employees.

The highest salary for a Game Artist in United States is $91,931 per year.

The lowest salary for a Game Artist in United States is $40,230 per year.

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