PAYDAY 3 achievements list: All trophies & how to get them

PAYDAY 3 achievements list: All trophies & how to get them
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Written by 

Jack Roberts


19th Sep 2023 16:00

If you’re going to be jumping into a crime spree on PAYDAY 3, then you’re going to need to know what achievements and trophies to expect and how you can get them.

PAYDAY 3 has an assortment of trophies and achievements for you to collect during your time with the game. By completing certain objectives under specific conditions, you’ll net yourself a shiny new trophy as a reward.

Here we’ll be breaking down all of the achievements in PAYDAY 3, and how you can get your hands on them – so read on to find out.

SPOILER WARNING: This guide may contain spoilers, so be sure to proceed at your own risk to ensure details in the game remain a surprise.

How many trophies are there in PAYDAY 3?

The masks of Wolf, Dallas, Chains and Hoxton in PAYDAY 3
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In total, there are 23 individual achievements in PAYDAY 3, including the coveted Platinum trophy for PlayStation 5 players who complete all other achievements in the game.

Collecting trophies in games like PAYDAY 3 is a great indicator of your progress and prowess at the game, so keeping tabs on which trophies you have will show you just how notorious a criminal you have become by the time you pop the Platinum.

All achievements in PAYDAY 3

The Payday gang staring at the city, ready for their next heist in PAYDAY 3
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For the most part, trophies in PAYDAY 3 involve you completing objectives under specified conditions, such as difficulty and how you play the mission. You won’t want to always be stealthy either, so be prepared for some intense shootouts with the law.

 Sometimes, having a friend or two to help during the heist may even net you these trophies even faster.

More trophies below...



Most Wanted

Collect every trophy.

No One Cared Who I Was…

Until I put on the mask.

Guns Don’t Kill People

Complete a heist after getting at least 50 turret kills on Hard or above

Danger, High Voltage

Stun 4 law enforcers by destroying a Zapper’s battery pack on Hard or above

Unlimited Power

Have the EDGE, GRIT and RUSH buffs active at the same time.

Kitted Out

Unlock all mods to a primary weapon.

Arts and Crafts

Customize a mask.

Traffic Control

Complete Road Rage without the truck having stopped until the end on Overkill

Crowd Control

Complete Road Rage without letting a single civilian flee, die or be traded on Hard or above.

More trophies below...



True Connoisseur

Steal the painting by Shand Latrell in Under the Surphaze on Very Hard or above.

Art Critic

Complete Under The Surphaze having stolen all art from the 7 exhibitions on Very Hard or above.

Color Me Surprised

Complete No Rest For The Wicked without letting a dye pack explode on Very Hard or above.

Just… One… More…

Complete No Rest For The Wicked having opened all deposit boxes.

Tech Mogul

On 99 Boxes secure both hi-tech devices at their maximum value on Very Hard or above.

No Stone Unturned

Complete 99 Boxes having secured the maximum amount of bags on Hard or above.

Closing the Account

On Gold and Sharke empty the vault of its valuables and secure all the loot on Hard or above.

The Hard Way

Complete Gold and Sharke in stealth without accessing the HR computer.

Cleanin’ It Out

Complete Dirty Ice having secured all cleaned jewellery bags on Overkill.



Smash and Grab

Complete Dirty Ice within 120 seconds of spawning.

Party Crasher

Complete Rock The Cradle without the VIP invitation in stealth on Hard or above.


Complete Rock The Cradle after surviving 4 full assaults on Very Hard or above.

Spec Ops

Complete Touch The Sky in stealth without killing a single guard on Overkill.

Insurance Policy

Complete Touch The Sky with 4 active human shields on Hard or above.

That’s everything you need to know about the trophies and achievements in PAYDAY 3. If you’re excited to start securing the bag, be sure to check out all the different editions of PAYDAY 3 you can get your hands on.

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