How much does a Lead Game Programmer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Lead Game Programmer in the United States is $51 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $44 and $60. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Game Taco - Richmond , VA
Game Taco is seeking a Lead UI/UX Designer with excellent visual design skills. You'll work with a passionate group of world-class designers, artists, animators, and engineers on two lines of ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Threat Tec LLC - Hoopes Landing , VA
TRADOC G-2 is the designated Lead for Core Function #13 Operational Environment; the process of ... A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science is preferred or related area with game programming ...
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As a Senior Technical Lead, you will be working on a wide range of Innovation Projects such as ... The iLab has brought quite a large number of tools and technologies to rollout game changing ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 10 days ago
Intellibus - Reston , VA
Are you a React UI Developer working at a Large Financial Institution and being told by your ... We work with some of the world's largest financial institutions to build game changing applications ...
LinkedIn - 13 days ago
... game-changing capabilities across US DOD and IC Customers' portfolios. LinQuest's corporate vision and values place the employee at the center of utmost customer satisfaction, strategic business ... - 50 days ago
Vectrona - Virginia Beach , VA
The Senior Software Developer will lead the creation of multiple XR projects and serve as the ... Experience with Unity/Unreal or other 3D game engines * Experience with embedded and mobile ...
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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 Lead Game Programmer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Lead Game Programmer ranges from $44 to $60 with the average hourly pay of $51. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $46 to $65 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $54.

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