The average salary for a Web Designer in San Francisco, California is $73,127.
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Job Description for Web Designer
A web designer develops, creates, and codes web pages and associated apps for individuals, companies, and other entities. They work with their clients to provide technical and graphical aspects of the website or application. Some web designers also help maintain the website for their customer after it is completed. As more and more websites require mobile touchscreen accessibility, web designers must be able to code sites that are simultaneously compatible with this platform as well. This is a r…Read more
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Popular Skills for Web Designer
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
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.
Pay Difference by Location
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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).
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