CG Artist Salary in the United States

How much does a CG Artist make in the United States? The average CG Artist salary in the United States is $61,448 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $55,725 and $68,485. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$55,725 to $68,485
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What is a CG Artist?

CGI Artists (also known as computer graphics artists) create 2D and 3D assets used in developing video games and digitally animated films. A CG Artist's work usually revolves around finding balance between artistic sensibilities and technical limitations while working within a development team. In a game development context, CG artists work closely with game directors, art directors, animators, game designers and level designers. CG Artists (typically, technical artists) will also work with game programmers to ensure that the 3D models and assets created by the art team function as desired in...

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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Job Openings for CG Artist
MediaLab 3D Solutions - Tampa , FL
MediaLab is looking for a passionate and talented CG Generalist to join our growing team of digital ... If you're an artist that strives to deliver the next best piece for your reel, we want to see what ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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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 CG Artist in the United States. The base salary for CG Artist ranges from $55,725 to $68,485 with the average base salary of $61,448. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $56,613 to $70,341 with the average total cash compensation of $62,833.

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