Graphic Designer Salary in San Francisco

The average salary for a Graphic Designer in San Francisco, California is $54,308 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$38,678 - $75,962
(Median)
$39K
$54K
$76K
MEDIAN: $54,307
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$14.48 - $52.39
(Median)
$14
$29
$52
MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$38,678 - $75,962  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,404  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $2,056  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,105 - $81,717  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 234
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.48 - $52.39  
   
Overtime
$25.32 - $47.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,404  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $2,056  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$38,105 - $81,717  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 94
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%



National Average
$56,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 22%

Web Design
up arrow 4%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 3%

Design
up arrow 1%

National Average
$56,000

Illustration
up arrow 1%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 5%




HTML
up arrow 7%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 10%

Product Photography
up arrow 15%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 17%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 26%
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