Pixar: Art Department

By: Taylor McKinney Nemetz

Thesis

Of the many important things to know about the Art Department , three of the most are; their yearly income, required education and training, and responsibilities for the job.

Yearly income

  • The minimum wage for a Graphic Designer (Sketch Artist) is$70,749.
  • The average wage for a Graphic Designer (Sketch Artist) is $106,121.
  • The maximum wage for a Graphic Designer (Sketch Artist) is $134,926.
  • These are estimated based on 7 Pixar Graphic Designer (Sketch Artist) employees.

Required Education and Training

  • The flowing are required to have to apply to be a Graphic Designer (Sketch Artist).
  • A High school degree is a must.
  • Some college is required.
  • And there is Pixar university an internship area.

Responsibilities

  • "Our art department dreams up the worlds Pixar explores." - Pixar
  • Graphic Designer (Sketch Artist) they design and sketch out the characters, props, setting and so much more.
  • After deciding on the sketches the bring them to life in 3D.
  • They also go and give animals and objects human like features if they are characters. For example Cars, and Ratatouille.

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