Game Developer Salary

$47,000 - $59,499
13% of jobs
$59,500 - $71,999
5% of jobs
$84,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$72,000 - $84,499
7% of jobs
$84,500 - $96,999
15% of jobs
$97,000 - $109,499
17% of jobs
The average salary is $111,278 a year
$109,500 - $121,999
2% of jobs
$122,000 - $134,499
11% of jobs
$144,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$134,500 - $146,999
9% of jobs
$147,000 - $159,499
12% of jobs
$159,500 - $171,999
2% of jobs
$172,000 - $184,500
2% of jobs

National Average

$47,000 $111,278/year $184,500

Game Developer Average Salary Across the U.S.

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $84,000 $7,000 $1,615 $40
Average $111,278 $9,273 $2,140 $53
75th Percentile $144,000 $12,000 $2,769 $69

Game Developer Average Salary in Ashburn, VA

Range Annual Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Wage Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $86,054 $7,171 $1,655 $41
Average $113,999 $9,500 $2,192 $55
75th Percentile $147,521 $12,293 $2,837 $71

As of May 15, 2019, the average annual pay for a Game Developer in the United States is $111,278 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $184,500 and as low as $47,000, the majority of Game Developer salaries currently range between $84,000 (25th percentile) to $144,000 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Game Developer varies modestly (up to $60,000), which suggests there may be fewer opportunities for advancement based on skill level, but increased pay based on location and years of experience is still possible.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Game Developer job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Game Developer in your area are making on average $113,999 per year or $2,721 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $111,278. Virginia ranks number 15 out of 50 states nationwide for Game Developer salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Game Developer jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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