Japan’s Top Game Company Salary Averages Revealed

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If you’ve ever been curious about what Japanese companies pay their employees the most well it seems that Square Enix employees make the most money according to a survey done by Income Analysis company Nensyu-Labo. Square Enix employees make an average of $279,242.71 a year while Sony Computer Entertainment Japan takes the number 2 spot at an average of $118,883.26. Nintendo Japan employees average at $117,695.36.

The rest of the top 10 employee’s salary average in Japan can be seen below:

4. Sega $105,783.94 (Sonic the Hedgehog, Panzer Dragoon)

5. Konami $87,189.09 (Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill)

6. Namco Bandai $82,248.49 (Tekken, Soul Calibur)

7. Tecmo Koei $79,008.28 (Dynasty Warriors, Dead or Alive, Ninja Gaiden)

8. Gala $75,920.06(MMOs, Flyff, Street Gears)

9. Capcom $73,323.28(Resident Evil, Street Fighter, Darkstalkers)

10.YUKE  $72,552.80 (WWE Smackdown vs Raw, UFC Undisputed)

Playing games since the 16 bit era. Playing games for 20+ years. Evan Brander-Jones the one handed nightmare not only plays games from the Super Famicom all the way to the Playstation 3 like there is no tomorrow. Loves Japanese culture, pro wrestling, MMA, and Metal. Evan also knows the history of the game industry, Pro Wrestling industry, the Metal genre and it's many sub genres. D&D, and Fallout PNP player. Horror Film Enthusiast, and lover of MTG, Table Top and Board games.

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