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Animator Average Salary in Qatar 2021

How much money does an Animator make in Qatar?


Average Monthly Salary
10,500 QAR
( 127,000 QAR yearly)

LOW
5,060
QAR
AVERAGE
10,500
QAR
HIGH
16,600
QAR

A person working as an Animator in Qatar typically earns around 10,500 QAR per month. Salaries range from 5,060 QAR (lowest) to 16,600 QAR (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Animator salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.

Animator Salary Distribution in Qatar

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The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Animator salaries in Qatar range from 5,060 QAR per month (minimum salary) to 16,600 QAR per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 11,000 QAR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Animator(s) are earning less than 11,000 QAR while the other half are earning more than 11,000 QAR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of Animator(s) are earning less than 7,210 QAR while 75% of them are earning more than 7,210 QAR. Also from the diagram, 75% of Animator(s) are earning less than 14,300 QAR while 25% are earning more than 14,300 QAR.


What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

Animator Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does experience and age affect your pay?

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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher your wage. We broke down Animator salaries by experience level and this is what we found.

An Animator with less than two years of experience makes approximately 5,920 QAR per month.

While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 8,390 QAR per month, 42% more than someone with less than two year's experience.

Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 11,000 QAR per month, 31% more than someone with two to five years of experience.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Additionally, Animator(s) whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 13,600 QAR per month, 23% more than someone with five to ten years of experience.

If the experience level is between fifteen and twenty years, then the expected wage is 14,400 QAR per month, 6% more than someone with ten to fifteen years of experience.

Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 15,800 QAR per month, 10% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.


Animator average salary change by experience in Qatar

0 - 2 Years
5,920 QAR
2 - 5 Years+42%
8,390 QAR
5 - 10 Years+31%
11,000 QAR
10 - 15 Years+23%
13,600 QAR
15 - 20 Years+6%
14,400 QAR
20+ Years+10%
15,800 QAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Typical Salary Progress for Most Careers

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Animator Salary Comparison By Education

How do education levels affect salaries?

Displayed below is the average salary difference between different Animator(s) who have the same experience but different education levels.

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We all know that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add to your income? We broke down Animator salaries by education level in order to make a comparison.

When the education level is High School, the average salary of an Animator is 7,360 QAR per month.

While someone with a Certificate or Diploma gets a salary of 8,510 QAR per month, 16% more than someone having a High School degree.

A Bachelor's Degree gets its holder an average salary of 12,400 QAR per month, 46% more than someone with a Certificate or Diploma.

Professionals who hold a Master's Degree are rewarded with an average salary of 15,300 QAR per month, 23% more than someone with Bachelor's Degree.


Animator average salary difference by education level in Qatar

High School
7,360 QAR
Certificate or Diploma+16%
8,510 QAR
Bachelor's Degree+46%
12,400 QAR
Master's Degree+23%
15,300 QAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Is a Master's degree or an MBA worth it? Should you pursue higher education?

A Master's degree program or any post-graduate program in Qatar costs anywhere from 78,400 Qatari Rial(s) to 235,000 Qatari Rial(s) and lasts approximately two years. That is quite an investment.

You can't really expect any salary increases during the study period, assuming you already have a job. In most cases, a salary review is conducted once education is completed and the degree has been attained.

Many people pursue higher education as a tactic to switch into a higher paying job. The numbers seem to support the thoery. The average increase in compensation while changing jobs is approximately 10% more than the customary salary increment.

If you can afford the costs of higher education, the return on investment is definitely worth it. You should be able to recover the costs in roughly a year or so.


Typical Salary Difference by Education for Most Careers

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Animator Salary Comparison By Gender

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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male Animator employees in Qatar earn 7% more than their female counterparts on average.

Male
11,000 QAR
Female-6%
10,300 QAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Qatar for all Careers

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Animator Average Annual Salary Increment Percentage in Qatar

How much are annual salary increments in Qatar for Animator(s)? How often do employees get salary raises?

Animator

Animator(s) in Qatar are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 11% every 16 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 9% granted to employees every 16 months.

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The figures provided here are averages of numbers. Those figures should be taken as general guidelines. Salary increments will vary from person to person and depend on many factors, but your performance and contribution to the success of the organization remain the most important factors in determining how much and how often you will be granted a raise.

Qatar / All Professions

The term 'Annual Salary Increase' usually refers to the increase in 12 calendar month period, but because it is rarely that people get their salaries reviewed exactly on the one year mark, it is more meaningful to know the frequency and the rate at the time of the increase.

How to calculate the salary increment percentage?

The annual salary Increase in a calendar year (12 months) can be easily calculated as follows: Annual Salary Increase = Increase Rate x 12 ÷ Increase Frequency

The average salary increase in one year (12 months) in Qatar is 7%.

Annual Increment Rate By Industry 2020

Banking
5%
Energy
1%
Information Technology
6%
Healthcare
2%
Travel
7%
Construction
3%
Education
8%

Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Qatar for the year 2020. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.


Worldwide Salary Raises: All Countries and All Jobs

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Animator Bonus and Incentive Rates in Qatar

How much and how often are bonuses being awarded?Annual Salary Bonus Rate Qatar Animator
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An Animator is considered to be a low bonus-based job due to the generally limited involvement in direct revenue generation, with exceptions of course. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.

68% of surveyed staff reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 32% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.

Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 0% to 4% of their annual salary.

Received Bonus
32%
No Bonus
68%

Types of Bonuses Considered

Individual Performance-Based Bonuses

The most standard form of bonus where the employee is awarded based on their exceptional performance.

Company Performance Bonuses

Occasionally, some companies like to celebrate excess earnings and profits with their staff collectively in the form of bonuses that are granted to everyone. The amount of the bonus will probably be different from person to person depending on their role within the organization.

Goal-Based Bonuses

Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.

Holiday / End of Year Bonuses

These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.

Bonuses Are Not Commissions!

People tend to confuse bonuses with commissions. A commission is a prefixed rate at which someone gets paid for items sold or deals completed while a bonus is in most cases arbitrary and unplanned.


What makes a position worthy of good bonuses and a high salary?

The main two types of jobs

Revenue GeneratorsSupporting Cast

Employees that are directly involved in generating revenue or profit for the organization. Their field of expertise usually matches the type of business.

Employees that support and facilitate the work of revenue generators. Their expertise is usually different from that of the core business operations.

Example:
A graphics designer working for a graphics designing company.

Example:
A graphic designer in the marketing department of a hospital.


Revenue generators usually get more and higher bonuses, higher salaries, and more frequent salary increments. The reason is quite simple: it is easier to quantify your value to the company in monetary terms when you participate in revenue generation.

Try to work for companies where your skills can generate revenue. We can't all generate revenue and that's perfectly fine.

Bonus Comparison by Seniority Level

Top management personnel and senior employees naturally exhibit higher bonus rates and frequencies than juniors. This is very predictable due to the inherent responsibilities of being higher in the hierarchy. People in top positions can easily get double or triple bonus rates than employees down the pyramid.

Animator Average Hourly Wage in Qatar


61 QAR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Qatar is 61 QAR. This means that the average Animator in Qatar earns approximately 61 QAR for every worked hour.


Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

Animator VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Animator and Advertising / Grapic Design / Events monthly Qatar
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The average salary for Animator is 29% less than that of Advertising / Grapic Design / Events. Also, Advertising / Grapic Design / Events salaries are 6% less than those of All Jobs.

Salary comparison with similar jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Advertising Account Executive16,400 QAR+56%
Advertising Account Manager17,700 QAR+68%
Advertising Account Planner9,600 QAR-9%
Advertising Coordinator12,500 QAR+19%
Advertising Manager24,700 QAR+130%
Advertising Operations Manager26,200 QAR+150%
Advertising Strategic Planner15,800 QAR+50%
Advertising Team Leader13,700 QAR+30%
Animator10,500 QAR-0%
Art Director15,600 QAR+48%
Artist12,100 QAR+15%
Artworker8,710 QAR-17%
Assistant Art Director12,000 QAR+14%
Audiosual Technician9,280 QAR-12%
Broadcast Administrator16,300 QAR+55%
Catering Sales9,450 QAR-10%
Catering Trainer11,800 QAR+12%
Commercial and Industrial Designer8,820 QAR-16%
Conference Organiser11,200 QAR+6%
Content and Media Production Lead17,000 QAR+61%
CopyWriter10,200 QAR-3%
Creative Designer11,400 QAR+8%
Creative Director14,600 QAR+38%
Designer 8,310 QAR-21%
Desktop Publisher7,320 QAR-31%
Director of Graphic Design13,600 QAR+29%
Events and Promotions Manager25,200 QAR+140%
Exhibit Display Coordinator11,600 QAR+10%
Exhibit Display Manager15,100 QAR+43%
Finisher8,110 QAR-23%
Graphic Artist9,990 QAR-5%
Graphic Designer9,110 QAR-14%
Graphics Design Supervisor13,600 QAR+29%
Imagery Analyst8,890 QAR-16%
Imaging Technologist8,670 QAR-18%
Interaction Designer7,590 QAR-28%
Media Planner12,900 QAR+22%
Media Production Coordinator11,800 QAR+12%
Media Production Manager20,700 QAR+96%
Media Project Manager20,400 QAR+93%
Media Relations Representative16,900 QAR+60%
Media Sales Executive19,000 QAR+80%
Multimedia Specialist8,670 QAR-18%
Photographer8,460 QAR-20%
PPC Campaign Manager16,100 QAR+53%
Print Production Manager16,300 QAR+55%
Product and Brand Manager22,900 QAR+120%
Sales Promotion Manager23,300 QAR+120%
Sketch Artist10,600 QAR+1%
Social Media Executive20,100 QAR+91%
Technical Typist7,000 QAR-34%
User Experience UX Designer10,500 QAR-0%
UX Designer9,190 QAR-13%

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Doha12,400 QAR

Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Qatar earn 5% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.

Private Sector
15,300 QAR
Public Sector+5%
16,000 QAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

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