How much does a Artist make?

Updated Sep. 27, 2021
$61,587 /yr
Average Base Pay

73 salaries

$39K

Low

$62K

Average

$96K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Artist is $61,587 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Artist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 73 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Artist employees.

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Ubisoft
3.9

Ubisoft

Artist

$64,666

 /yr
Range: $47K - $110K
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$47K

$110K

$47,285 - $109,596 Range

Digital Extremes
3.7

Digital Extremes

Artist

$73,387

 /yr
Range: $49K - $88K

$49K

$88K

$49,441 - $87,856 Range

Big Blue Bubble
3.1

Big Blue Bubble

Artist

$55,860

 /yr
Range: $53K - $73K

$53K

$73K

$53,316 - $73,237 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Artist

$57,682

 /yr
Range: $46K - $110K

$46K

$110K

$46,092 - $110,333 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Artist - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $56

$14

$56

$14 - $56 Range

IGG
3.7

IGG

Artist

$56,083

 /yr
Range: $38K - $68K

$38K

$68K

$38,437 - $67,697 Range

IUGO Mobile Entertainment
3

IUGO Mobile Entertainment

Artist

$42,723

 /yr
Range: $32K - $57K

$32K

$57K

$32,133 - $57,408 Range

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Stereo D
2.6

Stereo D

Artist - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $20 - $35

$20

$35

$20 - $35 Range

Spin Vfx
3.7

Spin Vfx

Artist

$70,051

 /yr
Range: $42K - $89K

$42K

$89K

$41,842 - $89,294 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Artist - Contractor

$83,713

 /yr
Range: $47K - $87K

$47K

$87K

$47,280 - $86,522 Range

Uken Games
4.5

Uken Games

Artist

$57,408

 /yr
Range: $56K - $60K

$56K

$60K

$56,421 - $60,000 Range

Beamdog
3.2

Beamdog

Artist

$67,845

 /yr
Range: $52K - $77K

$52K

$77K

$52,189 - $76,717 Range

Clockwork Fox Studios

Artist

$61,342

 /yr
Range: $50K - $79K

$50K

$79K

$50,318 - $78,808 Range

Method Studios
3.5

Method Studios

Artist

$87,408

 /yr
Range: $76K - $105K

$76K

$105K

$75,795 - $105,144 Range

Soho VFX
3.5

Soho VFX

Artist

$63,040

 /yr
Range: $54K - $74K

$54K

$74K

$53,595 - $73,822 Range

Big Viking Games
2.2

Big Viking Games

Artist

$54,910

 /yr
Range: $44K - $57K

$44K

$57K

$43,928 - $57,408 Range

Hothead Games
4.1

Hothead Games

Artist

$47,809

 /yr
Range: $32K - $112K

$32K

$112K

$32,205 - $112,495 Range

Tangent Animation
4.6

$75K

$93K

$75,242 - $92,852 Range

Burrito Boyz
3.8

Burrito Boyz

Artist - Hourly
About 

$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

WGAMES
3.8

WGAMES

Artist
About 

$43K -$49K

$43K

$49K

$42,731 - $48,775 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Artist salaries

The national average salary for an Artist is $61,587 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Artist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 73 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Artist employees.

The highest salary for an Artist in Canada is $96,482 per year.

The lowest salary for an Artist in Canada is $39,313 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent artist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$70,000
per year
A Surfacing Artist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $70,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$82,600
per year
A Layout Artist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $82,600 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$25
hourly
A Compositing Artist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $25 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Storyboard Artist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
An Artist in the Edmonton Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
School / School District