Experienced San Francisco Graphic Designers can expect wages of $66K per year on average. Some workers in this field — slightly less than a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the larger part and dental plans are enjoyed by more than half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Women Experienced Graphic Designers in San Francisco, Calif. who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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$727 - $7,213  
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$41,045 - $103,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Overtime
$50.82  
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$727 - $7,213  
   
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$41,045 - $103,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About San Francisco, California

San Francisco County, California
864,816
Male:
439,752 (50.8%)
Female:
425,064 (49.2%)
San Francisco (SF) (/sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California. San Francisco is about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) in area. It is located on the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula. It is the smallest county in the state. It has a density of about 18,451 people per square mile (7,124 people per km2), making it the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City. San Francisco is the fourth-most populous city in California, after Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose, and the 13th-most populous city in the United States—with a Census-estimated 2015 population of 864,816. The city and its surrounding areas are known as the San...
San Francisco:
$92,094
California:
$64,500
$1,659
San Francisco:
$941,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%
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Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Design
up arrow 6%

Graphic Design
up arrow 5%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
up arrow 3%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
0%

National Average
$70,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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