The salary statistics of multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare multimedia artists and animators salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$34,890|
|25th Percentile Wage||$44,580|
|50th Percentile Wage||$56,220|
|75th Percentile Wage||$70,170|
|90th Percentile Wage||$87,930|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) multimedia artists and animators is $87,930. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid multimedia artists and animators is $34,890.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of multimedia artists and animators in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of multimedia artists and animators in 21 industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for multimedia artists and animators occupations is the technical and trade schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $66,170. The lowest paying industry is the other schools and instruction - privately owned industry (annual salary $37,320). For detailed multimedia artists and animators salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Technical and trade schools - Privately owned|| |
|Technical and Trade Schools|| |
|Business Schools and Computer and Management Training|| |
|Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned|| |
|Educational Services - Privately owned|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned|| |
|Educational Support Services|| |
|Educational Support Services - Privately owned|| |
|Educational Services - Local government owned|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools|| |
|Junior colleges - Local government owned|| |
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools|| |
|Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)|| |
|Educational Services - State government owned|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned|| |
|Junior colleges - State government owned|| |
|Other Schools and Instruction|| |
|Other schools and instruction - Privately owned|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .