A Senior Graphic Designer in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $83,753 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Design and Adobe After Effects. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$58,155 - $109,595
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MEDIAN: $83,753
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$25.00 - $85.00
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$58,155 - $109,595  
   
Bonus
$201.34 - $19,574  
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$57,504 - $137,950  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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Hourly Rate
$25.00 - $85.00  
   
Overtime
$60.00  
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$201.34 - $19,574  
   
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$57,504 - $137,950  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Graphic Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Senior Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
040
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Senior Graphic Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 2%


National Average
$86,000



Skills That Affect Senior Graphic Designer Salaries

Design
up arrow 29%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 10%

Web Design
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 7%

User Interface Design
up arrow 4%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 4%


National Average
$86,000

Project Management
up arrow 1%




Illustration
up arrow 4%

Macintosh
up arrow 7%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 15%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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