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Background Artist Salary

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$41,525 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$20 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,005 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average background artist salary in United States is $41,525 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,005. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$31,050 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$50,229 (USD)

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