Multimedia Artists and Animators:

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

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $52,810.00
Average Time to Fill 34 days
Typical Education Associate's degree
Typical Experience Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 709
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 8.83 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Critical Thinking
Technology and Tool Usage
Work Ethic
Oral Communication
Written Communication
Resource Allocation

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Thinking Creatively

Edit film scenes
Produce stage and film productions
Establish pace and sequence of program and scenes
Prepare artwork for camera or press
Draw subject or item sketches
Implement special lighting or sound effects
Create artistic objects, materials, or renderings
Achieve special camera effects
Determine locale or period of story
Capture photographs digitally or on film
Prepare production storyboards
Draw design, letter, or line graphics or illustrations
Set page layout or composition
Create computer graphics, animation, objects, or images
Design software or user interface
Write computer programs or code
Develop graphic art
Develop graphic designs or models

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
User Interface (UI) Design
Motion Graphics
3D Modeling/ Design
Project Management
Process Design

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