Average Early-Career Web Designer Salary in San Diego, California

$48,952
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,500
Bonus
$1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Web Designer in San Diego, California is $48,952.
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$41k
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$49k
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$66k
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MEDIAN $48,952
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Salary
$41k - $66k
Bonus
$500 - $3k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$32k - $64k

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Job Description for Web Designer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Web Designer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Web Designer
UX Designer
Senior Web Designer
Web Developer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Web Designer

Skills in Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Graphic Design, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Web Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Web Designer

An entry-level Web Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,520 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Web Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,080 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Web Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,500 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Web Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 43.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (20.1% more) and New York, New York (14.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.6% less) and Portland, Oregon (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 30 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.7%
Mid Career
50.0%
Experienced
33.3%