COMPUTER GRAPHIC ARTIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$52,000
$33,000
Min 10%
$52,000
Median 50%
$84,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
WORKSHOPS
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
5.0 years
How much does a computer graphic artist make?
Computer Graphic Artists in the US make on average $52,974 annually or $25.47 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $84,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $33,000 per year. Alaska, California, Nevada, Hawaii, and North Dakota have the highest paying Computer Graphic Artist jobs. The typical tenure for a Computer Graphic Artist is 5.0 years.
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$61,900

Average Computer Graphic Artist Salary By Company

Computer Graphic Artists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. WORKSHOPS and Activision Blizzard are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Technicolor and The Walt Disney Company pay their Computer Graphic Artists very well.

Average Computer Graphic Artist Salary By Location

Across America, Computer Graphic Artists make on average $52,974 annually or $25.47 hourly. Computer Graphic Artists make the most in San Jose, CA at about $70,191 per year. The average starting salary in San Jose, CA for Computer Graphic Artists is $38,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Computer Graphic Artist salaries are Alaska, California, Nevada, Hawaii, and North Dakota. Oklahoma, Alabama, Mississippi, Wyoming, and Arkansas are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$70,191
2
Fairfield, CT
$56,729
3
New York, NY
$56,643
4
Andover, MA
$55,497
5
Edinburg, TX
$52,021

Average Computer Graphic Artist Salary By Industry

Computer Graphic Artist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Computer Graphic Artists. Retail companies pay Computer Graphic Artists an average salary of $55,834, Technology companies pay $54,166, and Professional companys come in at $54,097. At $50,945, the average salary for Computer Graphic Artists in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$55,834
2
Technology
$54,166
3
Professional
$54,097
4
Finance
$53,400
5
Media
$53,323

RECENTLY ADDED Computer Graphic Artist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Miami Dade College
Computer Graphic Artist
10/12/2019
$24,835