Average Web Designer Salary in San Francisco, California

$73,127
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,346
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The average salary for a Web Designer in San Francisco, California is $73,127.
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$47k
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$73k
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$99k
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MEDIAN $73,127
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Salary
$47k - $99k
Bonus
$2k - $18k
Total Pay
$38k - $103k

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

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 23 salaries. An early career Web Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,340 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Web Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,629 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Web Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,291 based on 5 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 (33.0% less), Chicago, Illinois (32.1% less) and Los Angeles, California (26.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 125 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.4%
Early Career
52.0%
Mid Career
25.6%
Experienced
4.0%