Game Developer Salaries in Seattle, WA Area

40 SalariesUpdated Jan 21, 2021

Average Base Pay
$58,436 / yr
15% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,440
Range$1,130 - $12,086

How much does a Game Developer make in Seattle, WA?

The average salary for a Game Developer is $58,436 in Seattle, WA. Salaries estimates are based on 40 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Developer employees in Seattle, WA.

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Game Developer

Sony Online Entertainment

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$99K - $107K

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$99K - $107K
$99K$107K

Game Designer

Microsoft

$124,749/yr

Range: $110K - $142K

12 salaries

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$124,749/yr
$110K$142K
$11/hr
$11$14

Game Tester - Hourly

C2S Technologies

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $12

5 salaries

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$11/hr
$10$12

Senior Game Designer

Microsoft

$121,547/yr

Range: $111K - $130K

5 salaries

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$121,547/yr
$111K$130K

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

Nintendo of America

$12/hr

Range: $12 - $12

4 salaries

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$12/hr
$12$12

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

Blackapple Solutions

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $11

4 salaries

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$11/hr
$11$11

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Game Designer - Monthly Intern

Microsoft

$7,644/mo

Range: $8K - $8K

3 salaries

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$7,644/mo
$8K$8K
$17/hr
$15$17

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

C2S Technologies

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $12

3 salaries

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$11/hr
$11$12

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

VMC Consulting

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $13

3 salaries

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$12/hr
$10$13

Game Tester - Hourly

FLEXASOFT

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $11

3 salaries

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$11/hr
$11$11

Game Designer

ArenaNet

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$53K - $60K

2 salaries

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$53K - $60K
$53K$60K
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$14 - $17hourly
$14$17

Game Tester - Hourly

Lionbridge

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$12 - $13hourly

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13
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$10 - $14hourly
$10$14

Lead Game Designer

Microsoft

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$146K - $160K

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$146K - $160K
$146K$160K

Game Designer

343 Industries

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A$58K - A$63K

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A$58K - A$63K
A$58KA$63K

Game Designer

343 Industries

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$121K - $133K

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$121K - $133K
$121K$133K

Game Designer - Hourly

8th Shore

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$21 - $23hourly

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$21 - $23hourly
$21$23
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$35
hourly
A Game Developer reported making $35 per hour
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Intern
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$56
hourly
A Gameplay Programmer reported making $56 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$77,952
per year
A Gameplay Engineer reported making $77,952 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$107,868
per year
A Game Engineer reported making $107,868 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$30
hourly
A Gameplay Programmer reported making $30 per hour
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Contract
1 to 50 employees
 
Company - Private
$110,064
per year
A Gameplay Engineer reported making $110,064 per year
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3-4 years experience
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$28
hourly
A Game Developer reported making $28 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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