The average salary for a Set Designer is $48,778.
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Job Description for Set Designer
Set designers are vital to almost all entertainment productions. Their job is to make a scene come to life, from the beautiful landscapes of outdoor scenes to the furniture and lighting of indoor scenes. They must read and analyze scripts, story lines, and other materials relevant to their production to define the style and surroundings of the scenes. They are often required to source items from a particular place or era of production, such as antique items for a production which takes place in …Read more
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Popular Skills for Set Designer
Skills in SketchUp, Adobe Photoshop, Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD), Design and 3D Rendering are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Set Designer
An early career Set Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,203 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Set Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,109 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Set Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 6 salaries.
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