Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Game Master make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$38,168 / yrTotal Pay
$35,984 / yrBase Pay
$2,184 / yrAdditional Pay

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The estimated total pay for a Game Master is $38,168 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $35,984 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 $2,184 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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Related Job Titles

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Some related job titles are Quality Assurance/Video Game Tester Salaries with median pay of $69,412, Video Game Tester Salaries with median pay of $47,890, Game Tester Salaries with median pay of $57,355, Game Designer Salaries with median pay of $85,694.

Top Paying Companies

For a Game Master in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Game Master in United States. Employers include Blizzard Entertainment, Square Enix and Aeria Games.

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Blizzard Entertainment
Blizzard Entertainment
$48,863/yr
4
Komnata Quest
$40,869/yr
5
$40,436/yr
6
Gala-Net
$39,737/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Game Master in United States

The top 3 paying industries for a Game Master in United States are Media & Communication with a median total pay of $48,135, Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $38,187 and Arts, Entertainment & Recreation with a median total pay of $33,656.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$48,135

    21% Higher than other industries

  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$38,187

    1% Higher than other industries

  • Arts, Entertainment & RecreationArts, Entertainment & Recreation$33,656

    13% Lower than other industries

Media & Communication

Top paying companies in Media & Communication for Game Master are Blizzard Entertainment, Square Enix, and Aeria Games.

Blizzard EntertainmentBlizzard Entertainment$48,863/yr
Square EnixSquare Enix$48,136/yr
Aeria GamesAeria Games$48,134/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Arts & Design?

Jobs in arts & design are growing due to increased access to remote work. These jobs often require a bachelor’s degree and technical skills such as graphic design software, web-development and research. Salaries vary, as jobs tend to be short-term and contractual, offering workers flexible schedules and the opportunity to manage multiple projects at once.

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Content Designer

United States of America

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$92,000

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Content Designer

United States of America

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$138,000

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Game Designer

United States of America

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$75,000

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Content Designer

United States of America

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$58,000

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Game Designer

United States of America

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$15

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Game Designer

United States of America

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$150,000

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Content Designer

United States of America

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$169,000

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Game Master pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Game Master is $35,984 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Game Master salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 491 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Game Master employees.

The highest salary for a Game Master in United States is $53,304 per year.

The lowest salary for a Game Master in United States is $24,292 per year.

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