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

$69,800
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,692
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The average salary for an Early-Career Web Designer in San Francisco, California is $69,800.
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$47k
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$70k
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$95k
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MEDIAN $69,800
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Salary
$47k - $95k
Bonus
$2k - $11k
Total Pay
$40k - $103k

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Job Description for Web Designer

Web Designer Tasks
  • Conceptualize, create, develop, design and produce web promotions using graphics design software.
  • Interprets creative "look" of each promotion and builds, develops layouts of those materials assigned.
  • Ensure creative elements are inline with brand requirements.

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%)

Web Designer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Web Designer

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

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 $58,958 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Web Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,749 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Web Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,670 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (31.8% less), Chicago, Illinois (30.4% less) and Portland, Oregon (29.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 44 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.7%
Mid Career
63.6%
Experienced
13.6%