Graphic Designer Salary in San Diego, California

A Graphic Designer in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $42,713 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$30,448 - $59,657
(Median)
$30K
$43K
$60K
MEDIAN: $42,713
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50%
90%

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$10.36 - $26.36
(Median)
$10
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,448 - $59,657  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,447  
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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$27,549 - $58,953  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 130
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.36 - $26.36  
   
Overtime
$15.10 - $32.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,447  
   
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).
)
$27,549 - $58,953  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 127
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer in San Diego, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%



National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer in San Diego, California Salaries

QuarkXPress
up arrow 3%

Flash
up arrow 2%

Illustration
up arrow 1%

Adobe Acrobat
0%

Adobe After Effects
0%

National Average
$40,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 2%

Design
up arrow 2%

Web Design
up arrow 2%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 3%

HTML
up arrow 4%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 34%
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