How much does a Lead Character Artist make? The average Lead Character Artist salary is $57,391 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $47,880 and $67,132. 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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Radical Convergence - Reston , VA
The ideal candidate is a highly motivated rigging artist with experience working on teams that build highly functional and moderately complex character rigs that mimic realistic movements and ...
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Lead Character Artist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Lead Character Artist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of November 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Lead Character Artist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $71,739
Washington, DC $63,888
Miami, FL $55,871
Chicago, IL $60,886
Boston, MA $64,663
New York, NY $69,042
Dallas, TX $57,018
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
47880
67132
57391

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
48735
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58494
What is the average salary for Lead Character Artist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Lead Character Artist in the United States. The base salary for Lead Character Artist ranges from $47,880 to $67,132 with the average base salary of $57,391. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $48,735 to $68,067 with the average total cash compensation of $58,494.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $57,391 $47,880 - $67,132
Bonus $1,103 $855 - $936
Total Pay $58,494 $48,735 - $68,067
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Character Artist and Lead Character Artist?
According to our latest salary estimation on November 25, 2020. The average salary of Lead Character Artist is $57,391, and the average salary of Character Artist is $79,506. The average salary of Character Artist is higher than Lead Character Artist. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
I am a Lead Character Artist, which location’s salary is higher, Springfield, MO or Fremont, NE?
Springfield, MO typically sees higher pay than Fremont, NE for Lead Character Artist. a Lead Character Artist Salary in Springfield, MO is $54,223 as of November 25, 2020; a Lead Character Artist Salary in Fremont, NE is $53,451 as of November 25, 2020. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Lead Character Artist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Lead Character Artist?
Salary ranges for a Lead Character Artist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
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Last Update: November 25, 2020