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Game Author Salary
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How much does a Game Author make in the United States?
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$70,074 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$34 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,899 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average game author salary in United States is $70,074 or an equivalent hourly rate of $34. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,899. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$50,115 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$86,544 (USD)

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