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What is the average salary for a Video Game Designer?

The average salary of a Video Game Designer is $83,240. Salaries start from $45,090 and go up to $121,230. Please note that the average salary for a Video Game Designer may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $121,230
Starting ($45.1k)
Junior ($62.9k)
Experienced ($82.3k)
Senior ($103.6k)
Highest ($121.2k)
Highest

The top 10% of Video Game Designers in United States earn:

$121,230
Senior

The top 25% of Video Game Designers in United States earn:

$103,640
Experienced

The middle 50% of Video Game Designers in United States earn:

$82,340
Junior

The bottom 25% of Video Game Designers in United States earn:

$62,890
Starting

The bottom 10% of Video Game Designers in United States earn:

$45,090

Historical salary

Video Game Designer salary by state

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State Salary Rank
District of Columbia 106,570 1
Maryland 99,380 2
Virginia 97,630 3
Connecticut 91,380 4
Massachusetts 90,110 5
Colorado 87,210 6
California 86,950 7
West Virginia 86,670 8
Georgia 84,490 9
Texas 83,910 10
United States 83,240 11
Alabama 83,170 12
Hawaii 83,070 13
Vermont 83,050 14
New York 82,640 15
Illinois 82,330 16
Alaska 81,890 17
North Carolina 81,630 18
Pennsylvania 80,110 19
Oregon 79,870 20
Ohio 79,760 21
Missouri 79,260 22
New Mexico 79,210 23
South Carolina 78,360 24
Nebraska 77,740 25
New Hampshire 77,400 26
New Jersey 77,300 27
Delaware 76,300 28
Florida 76,000 29
Arkansas 75,450 30
Oklahoma 75,090 31
Maine 74,920 32
Minnesota 74,230 33
Idaho 73,970 34
Michigan 73,190 35
South Dakota 73,130 36
Arizona 72,580 37
Mississippi 72,360 38
Washington 71,870 39
Rhode Island 71,260 40
Kansas 71,050 41
Utah 70,350 42
Indiana 70,180 43
Kentucky 69,990 44
Louisiana 68,800 45
Wisconsin 67,890 46
Tennessee 66,290 47
North Dakota 65,510 48
Wyoming 64,460 49
Nevada 64,190 50
Iowa 62,110 51
Montana 61,990 52
Puerto Rico 57,340 53

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