Senior Graphic Designer in San Diego, California Salary

Nearly three in five of San Diego Senior Graphic Designers have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $40K to $90K per year, but median earnings come to around $61K per year. Most Senior Graphic Designers in San Diego like their work and job satisfaction is high. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 50 percent. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Senior Graphic Designers in San Diego, Calif. making up 50 percent of survey respondents. A large number claim medical and dental insurance and more than half get vision coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$41,750 - $85,519
$42K
$62K
$86K
MEDIAN: $61,639
10%
50%
90%

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$17.48 - $35.48
$17
$27
$35
MEDIAN: $27.06
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50%
90%

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$0$87K
Salary $41,750 - $85,519
Bonus $3,750
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$40,078 - $87,734
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $17.48 - $35.48
Overtime $38.97
Annual Data $0$87K
Bonus $3,750
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$40,078 - $87,734
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Graphic Designer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Graphic Designer has a negative trend. An entry-level Senior Graphic Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Graphic Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Senior Graphic Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 22 salaries. A Senior Graphic Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Senior Graphic Designer Salaries

▲13%

National Average
$61,000

▼2%

Entry-Level
▼11%

▼15%

Skills That Affect Senior Graphic Designer Salaries

Macintosh
▲9%

Illustration
▲6%


National Average
$61,000

Adobe Acrobat
▼1%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▼1%




▼13%

Web Design
▼14%

Adobe After Effects
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 7%
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