How much does a Animator make?

Updated 16 Sep 2021
£32,188 /yr
Average Base Pay

149 salaries

£20K

Low

£32K

Average

£51K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Animator is £32,188 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Animator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 149 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Animator employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Animator£32,188 /yr
L3
Senior Animator£46,195 /yr
L4
Lead Animator£60,784 /yr
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MPC
3.6

MPC

Animator

£35,821

 /yr
Range: £27K - £45K
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£27K

£45K

£27,350 - £44,515 Range

Framestore
4.2

Framestore

Animator - Contractor

£42,184

 /yr
Range: £33K - £53K

£33K

£53K

£33,487 - £53,352 Range

DNEG
3.7

DNEG

Animator - Contractor

£41,830

 /yr
Range: £31K - £60K

£31K

£60K

£30,640 - £60,244 Range

Prospect Health Recruitment
5

Prospect Health Recruitment

Animator

£46,075

 /yr
Range: £36K - £75K

£36K

£75K

£35,836 - £75,256 Range

Framestore
4.2

Framestore

Animator

£45,000

 /yr
Range: £33K - £51K

£33K

£51K

£32,645 - £50,837 Range

MPC
3.6

MPC

Animator - Contractor

£34,396

 /yr
Range: £26K - £54K

£26K

£54K

£26,260 - £53,864 Range

TT Games
3.3

TT Games

Animator

£29,250

 /yr
Range: £27K - £30K

£27K

£30K

£26,952 - £30,225 Range

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DNEG
3.7

DNEG

Animator

£50,737

 /yr
Range: £28K - £70K

£28K

£70K

£27,722 - £70,112 Range

Up Learn
4.4

Up Learn

Animator

£23,442

 /yr
Range: £23K - £25K

£23K

£25K

£22,526 - £25,226 Range

Rocksteady
4.2

Rocksteady

Animator

£41,327

 /yr
Range: £61 - £53K

£61

£53K

£61 - £53,480 Range

Jellyfish Pictures
3.9

Jellyfish Pictures

Animator

£33,430

 /yr
Range: £14K - £46K

£14K

£46K

£14,269 - £46,288 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Animator - Hourly

£17

 /hr
Range: £10 - £24

£10

£24

£10 - £24 Range

CVS Group
3.9

CVS Group

Animator

£51,195

 /yr
Range: £43K - £63K

£43K

£63K

£43,004 - £63,313 Range

Frontier Developments
3.3

Frontier Developments

Animator

£27,350

 /yr
Range: £27K - £35K

£27K

£35K

£27,282 - £35,000 Range

Creative Assembly
4.4

Creative Assembly

Animator

£33,789

 /yr
Range: £34K - £35K

£34K

£35K

£33,789 - £34,622 Range

Rebellion
3.9

Rebellion

Animator

£30,108

 /yr
Range: £30K - £32K

£30K

£32K

£29,748 - £32,496 Range

Blue Zoo
4.1

Blue Zoo

Animator - Contractor

£27,403

 /yr
Range: £27K - £30K

£27K

£30K

£26,709 - £29,584 Range

PlayStation
4

PlayStation

Animator
About 

£62K -£68K

£62K

£68K

£62,341 - £68,241 Range

WarnerMedia
3.9

WarnerMedia

Animator
About 

£29K -£31K

£29K

£31K

£28,788 - £31,082 Range

Rockstar Games
4.4

Rockstar Games

Animator
About 

£28K -£37K

£28K

£37K

£27,868 - £36,652 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Animator salaries

The national average salary for an Animator is £32,188 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see an Animator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 149 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Animator employees.

The highest salary for an Animator in United Kingdom is £50,697 per year.

The lowest salary for an Animator in United Kingdom is £20,436 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£3,125
monthly
A VFX Artist in the Leicester Area area reported making £3,125 per month
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Leicester Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£28,500
per year
An Animator in the Manchester Area area reported making £28,500 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Manchester Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£28,669
per year
A 3D Mid Animator in the London Area area reported making £28,669 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£60,000
per year
A 3D Animator in the Glasgow Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£40,956
per year
An Animator in the London Area area reported making £40,956 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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