What are the Achievements for Payday 3?

What are the Achievements for Payday 3?
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Payday 3 tasks its players with elaborate heists for a shot at a massive payout. We all know the best-laid plans end in a shootout and a sky-high body count, but it’s all part of the fun. For some, the goal isn’t piles of loot; it’s Achievements. It’s no secret that Achievement Hunters are a dedicated bunch, and if you want to know what the Achievements are in Payday 3, here’s everything you need.

What are the Achievements for Payday 3?

These Achievements are the same as Trophies on PlayStation, so you can use this guide on whatever platform you play on. Many Achievements mention specific items and locations, so beware, there are mild spoilers ahead.

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

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

Arts and Crafts
Customize a mask.

Cleanin’ it Out
Complete Dirty Ice having secured all cleaned jewelry bags on Overkill.

Closing the Account
On ‘Gold and Sharke,’ empty the vault of its valuables and secure all the loot on Hard or above.

Color Me Suprised
Complete ‘No Rest For The Wicked’ without letting a dye pack explode on Hard or above.

Crowd Control
Complete ‘Road Rage’ without letting a single civilian flee, die, or be traded in Hard or above.

Danger, High Voltage
Stun 4 Law Enforcers by destroying a Zapper’s battery pack on Hard or above.

Guns Don’t Kill People…
Complete a heist after getting at least 50 turret kills on Hard or above.

Insurance Policy
Complete ‘Touch The Sky’ with 4 active human shields on Hard or above.

Just… One… More…
Complete ‘No Rest For The Wicked’ having opened all deposit boxes

Kitted Out
Unlock all mods to a primary weapon.

No One Cared Who I Was…
Until I put on the mask.

No Stone Unturned
Complete 99 Boxes having secured the maximum amount of bags on Hard or above.

Party Crasher
Complete ‘Rock the Cradle’ without having the VIP invitation in stealth on Hard or above.

Smash and Grab
Complete Dirty Ice within 120 seconds of spawning.

Spec Ops
Complete ‘Touch The Sky’ in stealth without killing a single guard on Overkill.

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

The Hard Way
Complete Gold and Sharke in stealth without accessing the HR computer

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

True Connoisseur
Steal the painting by Shanda Latrell in Under The Surphaze on Very Hard or above.

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

This list includes every Achievement/Trophy in the game, securing 1000 Gamerscore or the Platinum PlayStation Trophy. If you’re on PC and are concerned about Denuvo DRM, check out our guide for the developer’s stance on the issue.

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Anthony is a freelance writer for PC Invasion and has worked in the industry for three years. He's furiously competitive and is always looking for the next big multiplayer hit. Anthony thrives in high-stakes games like Escape From Tarkov and Sea of Thieves. He is also passionate about speedrunning and always looks forward to the next GDQ and ESA events. When he's not grinding leaderboards, Anthony enjoys visiting Arcades, retro gaming, and horror movies.