The average salary for an Entry-Level Graphic Designer in San Francisco, California is $56,341 per year.

$40,079 - $75,472
(Median)
$40K
$56K
$75K
MEDIAN: $56,341
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$13.40 - $44.94
(Median)
$13
$23
$45
MEDIAN: $23.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,079 - $75,472  
   
Bonus
$496.65 - $5,011  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
Total Pay (?
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$34,922 - $79,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 131
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.40 - $44.94  
   
Overtime
$33.18  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$496.65 - $5,011  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$34,922 - $79,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 60

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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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Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 6%

Design
up arrow 3%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$56,000

Illustration
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Web Design
up arrow 2%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 3%

Graphic Design
up arrow 4%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 6%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 7%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 9%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
up arrow 10%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 15%

Product Photography
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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