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How much does a Junior Game Developer make?

Updated May 15, 2021

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$67,151 /yr
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16 salaries

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$42K

Low

$67K

Average

$108K

High

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The national average salary for a Junior Game Developer is $67,151 in United States. Filter by location to see Junior Game Developer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 16 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Junior Game Developer employees.

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Survios
4.2

Survios

Junior Game Developer
About 

$64K -$70K

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$64K

$70K

$64,132 - $70,312 Range

Infrared5

Junior Game Developer - Hourly
About 

$34 -$37

 hourly

$34

$37

$34 - $37 Range

GameStop
2.9

GameStop

Game Advisor - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $7 - $19

$7

$19

$7 - $19 Range

GameStop
2.9

GameStop

Senior Game Advisor - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $7 - $17

$7

$17

$7 - $17 Range

Knighted Ventures
4.2

Knighted Ventures

Gaming Associate - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $10 - $22

$10

$22

$10 - $22 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Summer Games - Hourly Intern

$25

 /hr
Range: $21 - $30

$21

$30

$21 - $30 Range

Blizzard Entertainment
3.6

Blizzard Entertainment

Game Master - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $11 - $45

$11

$45

$11 - $45 Range

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GameStop
2.9

GameStop

Game Advisor - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $8 - $11

$8

$11

$8 - $11 Range

Caesars Entertainment
3.7

Caesars Entertainment

Table Games Dealer - Hourly

$8

 /hr
Range: $4 - $29

$4

$29

$4 - $29 Range

Main Event
3.7

Main Event

Games Attendant - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $8 - $11

$8

$11

$8 - $11 Range

Caesars Entertainment
3.7

Caesars Entertainment

Table Games Supervisor

$53,555

 /yr
Range: $41K - $72K

$41K

$72K

$41,410 - $72,070 Range

Chuck E. Cheese
3.7

Chuck E. Cheese

Game Room Attendant - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $7 - $13

$7

$13

$7 - $13 Range

Breakout Games
3.6

Breakout Games

Game Master - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $8 - $15

$8

$15

$8 - $15 Range

MZ
3

MZ

Game-Analyst

$117,603

 /yr
Range: $110K - $125K

$110K

$125K

$109,925 - $125,280 Range

Dave & Buster's
3.5

Dave & Buster's

Game Technician - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $15

$10

$15

$10 - $15 Range

Caesars Entertainment
3.7

Caesars Entertainment

Table Games Dealer - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $5 - $29

$5

$29

$5 - $29 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Game Designer

$70,730

 /yr
Range: $47K - $93K

$47K

$93K

$47,443 - $92,995 Range

Main Event
3.7

Main Event

Games Attendant - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $8 - $12

$8

$12

$8 - $12 Range

Hollywood Casino
3.6

Hollywood Casino

Table Games Dealer - Hourly

$7

 /hr
Range: $4 - $33

$4

$33

$4 - $33 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Senior Game Designer

$116,648

 /yr
Range: $75K - $150K

$75K

$150K

$75,359 - $150,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Junior Game Developer salaries

The average salary for a Junior Game Developer is $67,151 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 16 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Junior Game Developer employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Junior Game Developer in United States is $108,025 per year.

The lowest salary for a Junior Game Developer in United States is $41,743 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$60,000
per year
A Junior Unity Developer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$92,000
per year
A Junior Gameplay Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $92,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Junior Gameplay Engineer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$77,606
per year
A Junior Gameplay Programmer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $77,606 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$77,606
per year
A Junior Unity Developer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $77,606 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$41
hourly
A Junior Game Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $41 per hour
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Temporary
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$31
hourly
A Junior Gameplay Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $31 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
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