SPECIAL REPORT: Games development salaries US vs. UK

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After MCV sister site


provided early details on our UK industry salary survey earlier this year - showing that

UK wages for games developers were rising

- US magazine Game Developer has done the same,


the average salary for a US developer is slightly up at $73,600, plus a host of other stats.

But how do Britsoft salaries compare with American ones? Develop has collated all the key data from both surveys to see which jobs in which territory pay best.

Click here to read the full investigation.



The 2009 UK Games Development Salary Survey

Earlier this year, games industry professionals that read developmag.com and mcvuk.com were invited to take part in an extensive salary and career survey. 528 people, from all sectors of interactive entertainment, took part. Here, Michael French analyses the answers given by developersâ?¦