Production Artist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$70,000
$44,000
Min 10%
$70,000
Median 50%
$111,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Crispin Porter Bogusky
Highest Paying City
Boston, MA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a production artist make?
Production Artists in the US make on average $70,407 annually or $33.85 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $111,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $44,000 per year. Most Production Artist jobs are in Professional companies and Retail companies. States with the highest Production Artist salaries include Massachusetts, Washington, New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey. Most Production Artists spend 3.0 years in the position.
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Average Production Artist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Production Artist in the USA is $70,407 annually or $33.85 hourly. Production Artists make the most in Boston, MA at about $71,038 per year. The average starting salary in Boston, MA for Production Artists is $39,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Production Artist salaries are Massachusetts, Washington, New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey. Mississippi, South Carolina, Arkansas, Kentucky, and Nebraska have the lowest reported salaries for Production Artists.

Map of Production Artist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Production Artists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Production Artist Salary By Company

Production Artists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Production Artist jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Crispin Porter Bogusky and Realogy are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Unified Pictures and Creative Group report highly competitive salaries for Production Artists.

Average Production Artist Pay By Industry

Production Artist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Technology companies, Telecommunication companies, and Media companies tend to have the highest salaries for Production Artists. Salaries for Production Artists in Technology companies average $84,374 annually, while Telecommunication companies and Media companies pay $81,940 and $77,079, respectively. The types of companies that pay Production Artists the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $60,010.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$84,374
$84k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$81,940
$82k
Media
Media
$77,079
$77k
Professional
Professional
$71,762
$72k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$71,152
$71k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$70,108
$70k
Retail
Retail
$60,010
$60k

Production Artist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Production Artist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Production Artist can range from $44,853 to $99,209 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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