Special Effects Designer Salary

How much does a Special Effects Designer make in the United States?
Get insights on the salary, benefits, education and job description.

$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

Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out.
Calculate Salary
Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$60,366 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
Job Description
Education
Jobs that May Interest You
Visual Effects Artist
account_balance People Science
location_on Seattle
This special effects artist should be excellent at problem solving and enjoy testing the new waters ... Collaborate with environment artists, concept artists, designers, and engineers * Communicate ideas ...
Graphic Designer
account_balance LotLinx
location_on Chicago
Format various presentation decks, reports and one-pagers for sales, executives, and special events ... Proficient in After Effects or Premiere Pro and video editing * Proficient in Adobe CC PhotoShop ...
Digital Animation & Motion Graphics Designer
account_balance GAT Sport
location_on Monroe
Visualize, conceptualize and also design special effects, visual images and animation * Create ... Experience designing animated graphics and banners for web, social and mobile, ideally ads * Any 3D ...
Exhibit Display Designer
account_balance Variant Displays Inc
location_on Ontario
... of special effects components. (Note) Final artwork output must be submitted to client for review ... designs & fabrications. Our Tradeshow Booth Interactive Technology can place you into high-tech ...
Graphic Designer
account_balance Raindrop Marketing
location_on San Diego
Bonus: Experience in After Effects and/or Adobe XD. Compensation: $45,000-$55,000 DOE This is a ... We have something special when it comes to partnership with our clients. Unlike other agencies that ...
About the Data

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.

business_center
location_on

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try a Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo