Game Designer Salaries

81 SalariesUpdated Aug 8, 2020

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CA$56k / yr
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The national average salary for a Game Designer is $56,223 in Canada. Filter by location to see Game Designer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 81 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Designer employees.

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Game Designer

Ubisoft

CA$61,877/yr

Range: CA$43k - CA$88k

14 salaries

CA$61,877/yr
CA$43kCA$88k

Game Designer

Gameloft

CA$52,731/yr

Range: CA$42k - CA$80k

9 salaries

CA$52,731/yr
CA$42kCA$80k

Game Designer

Electronic Arts

CA$70,988/yr

Range: CA$47k - CA$83k

3 salaries

CA$70,988/yr
CA$47kCA$83k

Game Designer

IUGO Mobile Entertainment

CA$45,704/yr

Range: CA$34k - CA$48k

3 salaries

CA$45,704/yr
CA$34kCA$48k

Game Designer

Koolhaus Games

CA$48,672/yr

Range: CA$38k - CA$70k

3 salaries

CA$48,672/yr
CA$38kCA$70k

Game Designer - Contractor

Electronic Arts

CA$49,244/yr

Range: CA$46k - CA$53k

2 salaries

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CA$46k - CA$53k
CA$46kCA$53k

Game Designer

BioWare

CA$77,502/yr

Range: CA$74k - CA$82k

2 salaries

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CA$74k - CA$82k
CA$74kCA$82k

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Game Designer

Eidos Montreal

CA$70,957/yr

Range: CA$63k - CA$79k

2 salaries

About
CA$63k - CA$79k
CA$63kCA$79k

Game Designer

A Thinking Ape

CA$61,560/yr

Range: CA$59k - CA$64k

2 salaries

About
CA$59k - CA$64k
CA$59kCA$64k

Game Designer

Big Viking Games

CA$59,326/yr

Range: CA$53k - CA$66k

2 salaries

About
CA$53k - CA$66k
CA$53kCA$66k

Game Designer

Relic Entertainment

CA$73,234/yr

Range: CA$63k - CA$84k

2 salaries

About
CA$63k - CA$84k
CA$63kCA$84k

Game Designer

Rockstar Games

CA$62,101/yr

Range: CA$53k - CA$71k

2 salaries

About
CA$53k - CA$71k
CA$53kCA$71k

Game Designer

Red Meat Games

CA$46,684/yr

Range: CA$45k - CA$49k

2 salaries

About
CA$45k - CA$49k
CA$45kCA$49k

Game Designer

Snowed In Studios

CA$60,662/yr

Range: CA$58k - CA$64k

2 salaries

About
CA$58k - CA$64k
CA$58kCA$64k

Game Designer

Ultra Creative Games

CA$41,410/yr

Range: CA$40k - CA$43k

2 salaries

About
CA$40k - CA$43k
CA$40kCA$43k

Game Designer

Electronic Arts

$55,132/yr

Range: $53k - $57k

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$53k - $57k
$53k$57k

Game Designer

Electronic Arts

CA$70,677/yr

Range: CA$68k - CA$73k

1 employee salary or estimate

About
CA$68k - CA$73k
CA$68kCA$73k

Game Designer - Monthly

Ubisoft

CA$1,132/mo

Range: CA$1k - CA$1k

1 employee salary or estimate

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CA$1k - CA$1k
CA$1kCA$1k

Game Designer - Hourly Intern

Ubisoft

CA$16/hr

Range: CA$16 - CA$17

1 employee salary or estimate

About
CA$16 - CA$17hourly
CA$16CA$17

Game Designer

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€20,877/yr

Range: €20k - €22k

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$45,000
per year
A Level Designer in the Toronto Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,709
per year
A Game Designer in the Toronto Area area reported making $55,709 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$37,497
per year
A Content Designer in the Calgary Area area reported making $37,497 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$42,853
per year
A Game Designer in the Toronto Area area reported making $42,853 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$58,469
per year
A Game Designer in the Edmonton Area area reported making $58,469 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$65,525
per year
A Game Designer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $65,525 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$46,747
per year
A Game Designer in the Halifax Area area reported making $46,747 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Halifax Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
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