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Indie Game Developer

Indie Game Developer Salary

$13,000 - $25,999
23% of jobs
$30,500 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$26,000 - $38,999
6% of jobs
$39,000 - $51,999
5% of jobs
$52,000 - $64,999
4% of jobs
$65,000 - $77,999
7% of jobs
The average salary is $79,588 a year
$78,000 - $90,999
11% of jobs
$91,000 - $103,999
11% of jobs
$113,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$104,000 - $116,999
11% of jobs
$117,000 - $129,999
8% of jobs
$130,000 - $142,999
5% of jobs
$143,000 - $156,000
3% of jobs

National Average

$13,000 $79,588/year $156,000
Indie Game Developer Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

As of Mar 28, 2020, the average annual pay for an Indie Game Developer in the United States is $79,588 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $156,000 and as low as $13,000, the majority of Indie Game Developer salaries currently range between $30,500 (25th percentile) to $113,000 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for an Indie Game Developer varies modestly (up to $82,500), 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 posting activity on ZipRecruiter, the Indie Game Developer job market in both Ashburn, VA and throughout the entire state of Virginia is not very active as few companies are currently hiring. People working as an Indie Game Developer in your area are making on average $80,511 per year or $923 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $79,588. Virginia ranks number 17 out of 50 states nationwide for Indie Game Developer salaries.

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

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Average Indie Game Developer Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $30,500 $79,588 $113,000
Monthly Salary $2,542 $6,632 $9,417
Weekly Salary $587 $1,531 $2,173
Hourly Salary $15 $38 $54

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