Senior Game Programmer Salary in the United States

How much does a Senior Game Programmer make in the United States? The average Senior Game Programmer salary in the United States is $90,081 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $79,802 and $102,576. 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. 

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Survios - Los Angeles , California
Survios , the foremost virtual reality game developer and pioneer of the future of immersive technologies, has an opening for an ambitious, visionary, and experienced Senior Gameplay Engineer working ...
Jobtome - 6 days ago
Software engineers on our team prototype new ideas, build innovative experiences at scale, and ... popular game engines such as Unity3D or Unreal 4. • Proficient with linear algebra and 3D ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Cybercoders - Las Vegas , NV
Senior Software / Game Engineer Job Location: Las Vegas, NV Salary: $90k- $120k DOE, Benefits, 401k Match Requirements: 3-8+ Years with C# (or Python, C++, Unity, etc.), Gaming experience strongly ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 9 days ago
Red Games Co. -
Red Games Co. is seeking a dynamic, hands on Sr. Unity Game Developer to join our Salt Lake City studio. This person will share key responsibility in the development and integration of games for ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Roblox - San Mateo , CA
... game on Roblox. You Are: * Amazing at systems-level C++ programming (6+ years of experience) : the actual work the CPU does when you use smart pointers, templates, virtual functions, and blocks of ...
Lensa - 7 days ago
Verticalmove, Inc. - Redmond , WA
We are seeking a Senior Gameplay Programmer to contribute to our development process on a AAA game title. This position specializes in specific areas of programming that centers around the ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
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