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Multimedia Artists and Animators in South Dakota

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Multimedia Artists and Animators in South Dakota

Is South Dakota a good place for you to work as a Multimedia Artist or Animator?

$41,050 Median Salary
10 Job Openings
  • Multimedia Artists and Animators in South Dakota earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Multimedia Artists and Animators Work in South Dakota?

In 2018, there were 60 Multimedia Artists and Animators working in the state.

There were 40 Multimedia Artists and Animators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Multimedia Artists and Animators in SD Employment Trend

The typical state has 215 Multimedia Artists and Animators working in it, which means South Dakota has fewer Multimedia Artists and Animators than average.

Multimedia Artists and Animators in SD vs. the Average State

Job Projections for South Dakota

Jobs for Multimedia Artists and Animators in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 8.4%.

Job Projections for Multimedia Artists and Animators: Nation vs. SD

South Dakota Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 10 annual Multimedia Artists and Animators job openings in South Dakota, and 100 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 6,600 annual jobs and 79,900 total jobs in 2026.

What do Multimedia Artists and Animators Make in South Dakota?

In 2018 wages for Multimedia Artists and Animators ranged from $28,570 to $68,870 with $41,050 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.73 to $33.11. The median hourly rate was $19.73.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $18.47 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.26.

The median salary in South Dakota is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Multimedia Artists and Animators Earnings: SD vs. National Average

Top South Dakota Metros for Multimedia Artists and Animators

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Multimedia Artists and Animators.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Sioux Falls, SD 50 $43,170

Top States for Multimedia Artists and Animators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Multimedia Artists and Animators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 10,760 $84,740
Texas 2,480 $72,910
New York 2,060 $79,630
Georgia 1,090 $57,020
Florida 1,050 $61,020
Illinois 770 $59,080
Oregon 730 $64,850
Michigan 630 $58,180
North Carolina 630 $71,270
Massachusetts 610 $67,570
Ohio 540 $53,480
New Jersey 490 $81,000
Virginia 480 $63,570
Pennsylvania 470 $63,160
Missouri 450 $57,280
Connecticut 430 $94,140
Utah 310 $59,710
Minnesota 300 $59,690
Maryland 270 $57,990
Nevada 230 $60,710

Below are the states where Multimedia Artists and Animators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Connecticut $94,140
Washington $90,540
District of Columbia $89,770
California $84,740
North Dakota $83,150
New Jersey $81,000
New York $79,630
Texas $72,910
North Carolina $71,270
Idaho $68,580

You may also be interested in the following careers:

  • Art Directors

  • Craft Artists

  • Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators

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