Special Effects Designer Salary

How much does a Special Effects Designer make in the United States?
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$52,072 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$25 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,448 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average special effects designer salary in United States is $52,072 or an equivalent hourly rate of $25. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,448. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$38,141 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$63,675 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$60,366 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
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