Video Game Designer Salary

Video game designers earn an average of $40.13 per hour, monthly salary start from $3,559 and go up to $11,227. The average annual salary is $83,470 and can go up to $134,723 per year.

HourlyWeeklyMonthlyAnnual
$40.13$1,605$6,956$83,470

Salary Range

Percentile10%25%50%75%90%
Hourly$20.53$26.84$36.79$50.42$64.77
Weekly$821$1,074$1,472$2,017$2,591
Monthly$3,559$4,653$6,377$8,739$11,227
Annual$42,703$55,835$76,519$104,864$134,723

Historical and Future Estimates

YearJuniorIntermediateSenior
2020$47,148$82,433$143,711
2019$46,223$81,214$141,866
2018$45,317$80,014$140,046
2017$44,428$78,832$138,249
2016$43,557$77,667$136,474
2015$42,703$76,519$134,723
2014$41,866$75,388$132,994
2013$41,045$74,274$131,287

Salary by State

StateHourlyMonthlyAnnual
Alabama$38.89$6,740$80,884
Arizona$31.32$5,430$65,155
Arkansas$21.04$3,647$43,761
California$47.51$8,235$98,815
Colorado$36.68$6,358$76,291
DelawareN/AN/AN/A
District of Columbia$39.97$6,929$83,145
Florida$30.99$5,372$64,469
Georgia$32.36$5,609$67,308
Hawaii$32.64$5,657$67,885
Idaho$40.15$6,960$83,518
Illinois$39.79$6,898$82,773
Indiana$26.58$4,607$55,282
Iowa$33.30$5,771$69,256
Kansas$27.58$4,781$57,374
Kentucky$32.57$5,646$67,752
Louisiana$34.97$6,062$72,743
Maryland$38.04$6,593$79,117
Massachusetts$42.48$7,363$88,352
Michigan$29.34$5,085$61,018
Minnesota$35.11$6,085$73,020
Mississippi$22.77$3,947$47,369
Missouri$34.07$5,906$70,867
Nebraska$22.47$3,895$46,744
Nevada$33.81$5,860$70,326
New Hampshire$36.28$6,288$75,461
New Jersey$37.06$6,424$77,084
New Mexico$35.78$6,201$74,415
New York$40.85$7,081$84,973
North Carolina$35.15$6,093$73,116
Ohio$32.45$5,624$67,488
Oklahoma$24.76$4,292$51,506
Oregon$36.53$6,333$75,990
Pennsylvania$34.28$5,942$71,300
Rhode Island$32.84$5,692$68,306
South Carolina$29.29$5,077$60,922
South Dakota$21.96$3,806$45,673
Tennessee$29.51$5,116$61,391
Texas$32.95$5,711$68,534
Utah$31.17$5,403$64,830
Virginia$36.00$6,239$74,872
Washington$43.79$7,590$91,082
Wisconsin$26.58$4,608$55,294

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