How much does a Animation Designer I make in the United States? The average Animation Designer I salary in the United States is $60,680 as of July 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $51,380 and $71,780. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Kjellstrom and Lee, Inc. - Richmond, VA

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The Animation Designer I utilizes sketches, storyboards and animatics to develop concepts. Conceptualizes, designs, develops and executes 2D and 3D motion graphics and animations for web, mobile, and other digital platforms. Being an Animation Designer I works with UI designers and developers to integrate graphics into the overall design of projects. Creates complex graphics, animation, and video content. In addition, Animation Designer I proficient with a variety of visual and audio design and editing tools. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in art, design or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Being an Animation Designer I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Working as an Animation Designer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022

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