The average salary for a video game designer in the United States is around $53,162 per year.
This is 11% below the national average. Updated in 2017.
Video game designers earn an average yearly salary of $53,162. Wages typically start from $47,215 and go up to $74,464.
Video game designer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Video game designer salary by state
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