Originally Posted by tsloper
The salary for that job is what they are willing to pay you. They probably gave you a low offer, and you ought to be able to get a little more.
1. Negotiate it higher
2. Get a second job
3. Don't take the job
The latest game salary survey doesn't break down the salary for that position, but you can take a look anyway: http://www.gamecareerguide.com/featu...011.php?page=4
I won't have the time for a second job, and this is a dream opportunity. However, with my current expenses that I'm obligated to, I would have very little leeway and simply can't afford the risk of the salary offer.