SOC Code 27-1014 - Special Effects Artists and Animators

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Create special effects or animations using film, video, computers, or other electronic tools and media for use in products, such as computer games, movies, music videos, and commercials.


SOC Code 27-1014 - Special Effects Artists and Animators is a a final level code of the “Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations” Major Occupation Category. There are 29,340 total employees classified in this occupation in the USA, with an average Hourly Wage of $40.76 and average Annual Wage of $84,780.

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Occupation Examples

  • 3D Animator
  • Animator
  • Multimedia Artist
  • Special Effects Artist

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