CONCEPT ARTIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$78,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$78,000
Median 50%
$167,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Albany, NY
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a concept artist make?
The national average salary for a Concept Artist in the U.S. is $78,180 annually or $37.59 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $167,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000 per year. Media companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Concept Artists. The best states for high paying Concept Artist jobs are North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, Minnesota, and Maine. The typical employment in the position spans 1.9 years.
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Average Concept Artist Salary By Company

Concept Artists can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Concept Artists are Media companies and Internet companies. Concept Artists at Microsoft and ZeniMax Media report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Technicolor and Certain Affinity report highly competitive salaries for Concept Artists.

Average Concept Artist Salary By Location

Concept Artists in the United States of America make on average $78,180 a year or $37.59 per hour. The city with the highest Concept Artist salary is Albany, NY at $147,660 per year. The average starting salary in Albany, NY for Concept Artists is $85,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, Minnesota, and Maine are the states with the highest payscale for Concept Artists. Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Florida, and California are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Albany, NY
$147,660
2
Alpharetta, GA
$145,914
3
Frisco, TX
$145,483
4
Washington, DC
$134,753
5
Cary, NC
$134,677

Average Concept Artist Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Concept Artist works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Hospitality companies, Technology companies, and Media companies pay higher-than-average wages for Concept Artists. Hospitality companies pay Concept Artists an average salary of $84,043, Technology companies pay $78,927, and Media companys come in at $77,463. The types of companies that pay Concept Artists the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $66,661.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$84,043
2
Technology
$78,927
3
Media
$77,463
4
Manufacturing
$66,661

RECENTLY ADDED Concept Artist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
03/19/2019
$66,997
Netease Information Technology Corporation
Concept Artist
03/18/2019
$68,000
Electronic Arts, Inc.
Concept Artist
03/18/2019
$100,098
Funplus Interactive USA, Inc.
Concept Artist
03/16/2019
$66,997
Electronic Arts, Inc.
Concept Artist
03/14/2019
$83,200
2K Games, Inc.
Concept Artist
03/13/2019
$90,864
Electronic Arts, Inc.
Concept Artist
03/13/2019
$100,098
Electronic Arts, Inc.
Concept Artist
03/13/2019
$80,000
WB Games Inc.
Concept Artist
03/06/2019
$75,000
Riot Games, Inc.
Senior Concept Artist
03/04/2019
$85,114
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