Animator Salaries in New Zealand

Updated 23 May 2022
$65,000 /yr
Average Base Pay

4 salaries

$60K

Low

$65K

Average

$74K

High

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How much does a Animator make? The national average salary for a Animator is $65,000 in New Zealand. Filter by location to see Animator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Animator employees.

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Seniority Levels
L2
Animator$65,000 /yr
L3
Senior Animator$83,000 /yr
L4
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Weta Digital
4.0

Weta Digital

Animator - Hourly Contractor

$53

 /hr
Range: $30 - $67
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$30

$67

$30 - $67 Range

Oktobor Animation
3.5

Oktobor Animation

Animator - Hourly Contractor

$21

 /hr
Range: $19 - $26

$19

$26

$19 - $26 Range

Weta Digital
4.0

Weta Digital

Animator - Hourly

$52

 /hr
Range: $33 - $61

$33

$61

$33 - $61 Range

Open Polytechnic
3.1

Open Polytechnic

Animator
About 

$57K -$62K

$57K

$62K

$57,164 - $62,097 Range

Grinding Gear Games
3.0

Grinding Gear Games

Animator
About 

$71K -$77K

$71K

$77K

$71,002 - $76,700 Range

Oktobor Animation
3.5

Oktobor Animation

Animator - Hourly
About 

$20 -$21

 hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

Huhu Studios
4.0

Huhu Studios

Animator - Hourly Contractor
About 

$23 -$25

 hourly

$23

$25

$23 - $25 Range

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Animator - Contractor
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$58K -$62K

$58K

$62K

$58,156 - $62,049 Range

Teaspoon
3.9

Teaspoon

Animator
About 

$58K -$63K

$58K

$63K

$57,931 - $62,681 Range

Oktobor Animation
3.5

Oktobor Animation

3D Animator - Hourly Contractor

$26

 /hr
Range: $24 - $29

$24

$29

$24 - $29 Range

Weta Digital
4.0

Weta Digital

Junior Animator - Hourly Contractor

$30

 /hr
Range: $28 - $30

$28

$30

$28 - $30 Range

Weta Digital
4.0

Weta Digital

3D Animator - Hourly Contractor
About 

$43 -$66

 hourly

$43

$66

$43 - $66 Range

Weta Digital
4.0

Weta Digital

Senior Animator - Hourly Contractor
About 

$76 -$86

 hourly

$76

$86

$76 - $86 Range

Huhu Studios
4.0

Huhu Studios

Junior Animator - Hourly
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

5.0

Pukeko Pictures

Previs Shot Creator/Animator - Hourly
About 

$34 -$37

 hourly

$34

$37

$34 - $37 Range

Weta Digital
4.0

Weta Digital

3D Animator - Hourly
About 

$46 -$50

 hourly

$46

$50

$46 - $50 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

3D Animator
About 

$67K -$72K

$67K

$72K

$66,928 - $72,115 Range

RocketWerkz
3.2

RocketWerkz

3D Animator
About 

$86K -$93K

$86K

$93K

$86,244 - $93,224 Range

Grinding Gear Games
3.0

Grinding Gear Games

3D Animator
About 

$90K -$96K

$90K

$96K

$89,552 - $95,821 Range

Oktobor Animation
3.5

Oktobor Animation

3D Animator - Hourly
About 

$21 -$22

 hourly

$21

$22

$21 - $22 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Animator salaries

The national average salary for an Animator is $65,000 per year in New Zealand. Filter by location to see an Animator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Animator employees.

The highest salary for an Animator in New Zealand is $74,240 per year.

The lowest salary for an Animator in New Zealand is $60,000 per year.

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