Animation Director Salary in the United States

How much does an Animation Director make in the United States? The average Animation Director salary in the United States is $88,517 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $79,965 and $100,479. 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. 

Salary range for a Animation Director
$79,965 to $100,479
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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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Job Openings for Animation Director
Sony Interactive Entertainment - Santa Monica , California
Collaborate with the Animation Lead, Design Director, Gameplay Director, Animation Director, and Lead Combat Designer to achieve the perfect balance between animation fidelity and gameplay ...
Neuvoo - 9 days ago
The Stronach Group Racing and Gaming -
Creative Director / Graphic Design Director - The Stronach Group Department: Marketing Reports to ... Knowledge of Javascript and HTML5 to support web updates. · Produces multimedia animations such as ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Inhance Digital -
The Creative Director is a creative genius who is obsessed with cutting-edge interactive systems ... 2D/3D animation and interactive software development, knowledge of AR/VR a plus. * Experience ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
UFC Gym - Newport Beach , CA
GENERAL SUMMARY: The Associate Art Director must be a strong team player with a highly ... Overseeing along with creating visually engaging motion graphics and animation elements to elevate ...
Jobble, Inc. - 10 days ago
Sledgehammer Games - San Mateo , CA
Technical Director - Sledgehammer GamesRequisition ID:R000865Job Description:Sledgehammer Games is ... AI programming, physics, 3D programming, animation, collision detection.Working knowledge of 3D ...
Experteer UK - 9 days ago
Intelliswift Software Inc - San Francisco , CA
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Animation Director in the United States. The base salary for Animation Director ranges from $79,965 to $100,479 with the average base salary of $88,517. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $80,571 to $103,859 with the average total cash compensation of $90,206.

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