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How much does a FX Artist make?

Updated Sep. 17, 2021
$55,858 /yr
Average Base Pay

76 salaries

$37K

Low

$56K

Average

$83K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for FX Artist is $55,858 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see FX Artist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 76 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by FX Artist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Animator$58,365 /yr
L3
Senior Animator$81,614 /yr
L4
Lead Animator$90,126 /yr
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MPC
3.6

MPC

FX Artist

$42,876

 /yr
Range: $35K - $78K
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$35K

$78K

$35,346 - $78,377 Range

MPC
3.6

MPC

FX Artist - Contractor

$46,893

 /yr
Range: $34K - $79K

$34K

$79K

$33,962 - $78,808 Range

Mr X
3.5

Mr X

FX Artist

$49,011

 /yr
Range: $41K - $80K

$41K

$80K

$40,626 - $79,622 Range

Rodeo FX
3.3

Rodeo FX

FX Artist

$53,245

 /yr
Range: $40K - $78K

$40K

$78K

$39,663 - $78,000 Range

WildBrain
4.1

WildBrain

FX Artist - Hourly Contractor

$27

 /hr
Range: $18 - $33

$18

$33

$18 - $33 Range

Spin Vfx
3.7

Spin Vfx

FX Artist

$57,616

 /yr
Range: $53K - $66K

$53K

$66K

$52,533 - $66,017 Range

WildBrain
4.1

WildBrain

FX Artist - Hourly
About 

$28 -$33

 hourly

$28

$33

$28 - $33 Range

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Mr X
3.5

Mr X

FX Artist - Contractor
About 

$39K -$86K

$39K

$86K

$38,737 - $86,370 Range

Mainframe Studios
4.3

Mainframe Studios

FX Artist - Contractor
About 

$42K -$52K

$42K

$52K

$42,476 - $52,329 Range

Cinesite
4

Cinesite

FX Artist
About 

$54K -$62K

$54K

$62K

$53,629 - $62,198 Range

Tangent Animation
4.6

Tangent Animation

FX Artist
About 

$69K -$76K

$69K

$76K

$69,226 - $76,085 Range

Technicolor
3.7

Technicolor

FX Artist - Contractor
About 

$33K -$36K

$33K

$36K

$33,099 - $36,002 Range

Technicolor
3.7

Technicolor

FX Artist - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

Guru Studio
4

Guru Studio

FX Artist - Monthly
About 

$3K -$5K

$3K

$5K

$3,355 - $5,064 Range

Atomic Cartoons
4.7

Atomic Cartoons

FX Artist - Monthly Contractor
About 

$3K -$4K

$3K

$4K

$2,703 - $4,271 Range

Jam Filled Entertainment
4.3

$66K

$74K

$65,617 - $74,490 Range

Pixomondo
3.6

Pixomondo

FX Artist - Contractor
About 

$54K -$81K

$54K

$81K

$54,303 - $80,569 Range

Nerd Corps Entertainment
2.7

$51K

$63K

$51,459 - $63,432 Range

Soho VFX
3.5

Soho VFX

FX Artist
About 

$40K -$66K

$40K

$66K

$39,539 - $66,126 Range

Soho VFX
3.5

Soho VFX

FX Artist - Contractor
About 

$40K -$47K

$40K

$47K

$40,188 - $47,369 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a FX Artist salaries

The national average salary for a FX Artist is $55,858 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a FX Artist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 76 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a FX Artist employees.

The highest salary for a FX Artist in Canada is $83,412 per year.

The lowest salary for a FX Artist in Canada is $37,406 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$25
hourly
A FX Artist in the Montreal Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$26
hourly
A 2D Animator in the Toronto Area area reported making $26 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
An Animator in the Vancouver Area area reported making $18 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$85,600
per year
A Digital Character Animator, Intermediate in the Vancouver Area area reported making $85,600 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$35,000
per year
A Technical Animator in the Montreal Area area reported making $35,000 per year
Job Highlights
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
An Animator in the Toronto Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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