Average Production Designer Salary in Los Angeles, California

$56,565
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,000
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The average salary for a Production Designer in Los Angeles, California is $56,565.
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$37k
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$57k
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$134k
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MEDIAN $56,565
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Salary
$37k - $134k
Bonus
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$36k - $138k

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Job Description for Production Designer

Production Designer Tasks
  • Edit, format, lay out, design and produce online or physical marketing materials.
  • Create and disseminate proofs, ensuring version control.
  • Edit graphics, photographs and other visuals.
  • Utilize, update and create templates and follow branding policies and style guides.

Career Paths

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Production Designer
Graphic Designer
Senior Graphic Designer
Web Designer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Production Designer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Production Designer

Skills in Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Illustrator, Design, Project Management and Adobe Photoshop.

Pay by Experience Level for Production Designer

An early career Production Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,868 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Production Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,825 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Production Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,344 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Production Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 6.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Salt Lake City, Utah (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (19.8% less), Portland, Oregon (17.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (11.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Early Career
45.7%
Mid Career
28.6%
Experienced
25.7%