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Game Developer Salaries in Los Angeles, CA Area

179 SalariesUpdated Dec 27, 2020

Average Base Pay
$59,010 / yr
16% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,379
Range$1,136 - $8,902

How much does a Game Developer make in Los Angeles, CA?

The average salary for a Game Developer is $59,010 in Los Angeles, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 179 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Developer employees in Los Angeles, CA.

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Game Developer

Amazon

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$87K - $95K

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$87K - $95K
$87K$95K

Game Developer

Cognizant Technology Solutions

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$78K - $85K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$78K - $85K
$78K$85K

Game Developer

ViacomCBS

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$82K - $87K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$82K - $87K
$82K$87K

Game Developer - Hourly

Northeastern University

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$12 - $13hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Game Developer

Glu Mobile

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$77K - $82K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$77K - $82K
$77K$82K

Game Developer

Scopely

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$66K - $73K

1 employee salary or estimate

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

Game Developer

Double Helix Games

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$75K - $82K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$75K - $82K
$75K$82K

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Game Developer

Institut Mihajlo Pupin

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$39K - $42K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$39K - $42K
$39K$42K

Game Developer

Killspace

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$55K - $59K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$55K - $59K
$55K$59K

Gaming Associate - Hourly

Knighted Ventures

$17/hr

Range: $16 - $18

21 salaries

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$17/hr
$16$18

Senior Game Advisor - Hourly

GameStop

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $14

11 salaries

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$11/hr
$10$14

Game Advisor - Hourly

GameStop

$10/hr

Range: $10 - $11

7 salaries

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$10/hr
$10$11
$31/hr
$26$35

Game Designer

Riot Games

$105,733/yr

Range: $74K - $131K

6 salaries

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$105,733/yr
$74K$131K

Senior Game Designer

Riot Games

$128,822/yr

Range: $104K - $146K

6 salaries

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$128,822/yr
$104K$146K

Game Designer

Nix Hydra

$42,538/yr

Range: $37K - $50K

5 salaries

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$42,538/yr
$37K$50K

Senior Game Designer

Electronic Arts

$111,526/yr

Range: $90K - $122K

4 salaries

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$111,526/yr
$90K$122K

Game Designer

Respawn Entertainment

$116,451/yr

Range: $62K - $120K

3 salaries

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$116,451/yr
$62K$120K

Game Programmer

THQ Nordic

$72,041/yr

Range: $69K - $94K

3 salaries

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$72,041/yr
$69K$94K

Game Programmer

Heavy Iron

$76,792/yr

Range: $55K - $78K

3 salaries

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$76,792/yr
$55K$78K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$50,000
per year
A Game Developer reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$32
hourly
An Unreal Engine Developer reported making $32 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
A Gameplay Programmer reported making $115,000 per year
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Temporary
1 to 50 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$64,743
per year
An Unreal Engine Developer reported making $64,743 per year
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5-7 years experience
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$59,927
per year
A Gameplay Programmer reported making $59,927 per year
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Part-time
1 to 50 employees
 
Company - Private
$32
hourly
A Game Development reported making $32 per hour
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Intern
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$120,070
per year
A Gameplay Programmer reported making $120,070 per year
Additional Pay
$80 cash bonus
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$12
hourly
A Game Developer reported making $12 per hour
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Part-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
College / University
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