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Video Game Art Directors

Overview

Video game art directors play a key role in every stage of the creation of a video game, from formulating concepts to supervising production. They work with 2-D and 3-D artists, animators, modelers, and other artistic staff to coordinate all the visual images used in a game. Video game art directors supervise both in-house and off-site staff, handle management issues, and oversee the entire artistic production process.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

None

Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Artistic

Creative

Technical

Career Ladder
Video Game Producer or Art Director at a More Prestigious Company

Video Game Art Director

Assistant Video Game Art Director

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