How much does an Animation Director make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Animation Director in the United States is $45 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $41 and $51. Hourly rate 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is an Animation Director?

An Animation Director is the director in charge of all aspects of the animation process during the production of an animated film or an animated segment for a live action film or television....

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Emagination Tech Camps - Fairfax , VA
Teach animation, web design, 3D modelling and printing, virtual Lego set development, graphic ... Paycheck - Weekly salary paid every two weeks via direct deposit * Room and Board - Housing, meals ...
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Emagination Tech Camps - Fairfax , VA
Minecraft World Design-Minecraft * 3D Animation-Blender * 3D Character Styling & Animation-Blender ... Paycheck - Weekly salary paid every two weeks via direct deposit * Room and Board - Housing, meals ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 52 days ago
Counter Threat Solutions - 22106 , VA
... audio, animation, and high-quality still images, including enhanced presentations, information kiosks, interactive training applications, electronic conferencing, and direct mailing of media
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 19 days ago
Emagination Tech Camps - Fairfax , VA
Digital Arts and Media * 3D Modeling Printing-Blender * 3D Animation-Blender * 3D Character Styling ... Paycheck - Weekly salary paid every two weeks via direct deposit * Room and Board - Housing, meals ...
Upward.net - 74 days ago
Accenture Federal Company - Arlington , VA
Talented with the tools and software needed for 3-D animation. The Work: Interpret the client ... direct and delivery visual design to the highest visual standards and in alignment with overall ...
Upward.net - 70 days ago
Perfect Storm Studios - Richmond , VA
Work closely with Game Designers, Art Directors, Concept Artists and Third Party Service Providers in conceptualizing character and skill animations. * Design and Create new VFX and render features
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Animation Director in the United States. The average hourly rate for Animation Director ranges from $41 to $51 with the average hourly pay of $45. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $41 to $53 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $46.

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