Game Designer Salaries in Los Angeles, CA Area

294 SalariesUpdated Jan 16, 2021

Average Base Pay
$65,207 / yr
11% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,063
Range$2,082 - $26,099

How much does a Game Designer make in Los Angeles, CA?

The average salary for a Game Designer is $65,207 in Los Angeles, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 294 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Designer employees in Los Angeles, CA.

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Game Designer

Blizzard Entertainment

$76,413/yr

Range: $64K - $145K

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$76,413/yr
$64K$145K

Game Designer

Red 5 Studios

$65,528/yr

Range: $61K - $87K

5 salaries

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$65,528/yr
$61K$87K

Game Designer

Ready At Dawn Studios

$87,661/yr

Range: $70K - $92K

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$87,661/yr
$70K$92K

Game Designer

Amazon

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$126K - $138K

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Game Designer

Obsidian Entertainment

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$63K - $68K

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$63K - $68K
$63K$68K

Game Designer

Nexon M

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$67K - $72K

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$67K - $72K
$67K$72K

Game Designer

Double Helix Games

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$87K - $93K

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Game Designer

Frostkeep Studios

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$75K - $81K

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$75K - $81K
$75K$81K

Associate Game Designer

Blizzard Entertainment

$56,826/yr

Range: $51K - $71K

11 salaries

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$56,826/yr
$51K$71K

Game Master - Hourly

Blizzard Entertainment

$15/hr

Range: $12 - $22

8 salaries

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$15/hr
$12$22

Senior Game Designer

Blizzard Entertainment

$99,878/yr

Range: $55K - $123K

7 salaries

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$99,878/yr
$55K$123K

Game Producer

Blizzard Entertainment

$85,688/yr

Range: $76K - $97K

7 salaries

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$85,688/yr
$76K$97K

Lead Game Designer

Blizzard Entertainment

$145,882/yr

Range: $104K - $173K

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$145,882/yr
$104K$173K

Game Programmer

Papaya Studio

$70,443/yr

Range: $61K - $98K

4 salaries

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$70,443/yr
$61K$98K

Senior Game Designer

Red 5 Studios

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$83K - $102K

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$83K - $102K
$83K$102K

Senior Game Designer

Obsidian Entertainment

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$89K - $116K

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$89K - $116K
$89K$116K

Game Analyst - Hourly

Blizzard Entertainment

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$14 - $21hourly

2 salaries

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$14 - $21hourly
$14$21

Game Design - Hourly Intern

Blizzard Entertainment

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$19 - $21hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$19 - $21hourly
$19$21

Lead Game Designer

Red 5 Studios

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$93K - $102K

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$93K - $102K
$93K$102K

Lead Game Designer

MobilityWare

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$137K - $149K

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$137K - $149K
$137K$149K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent game designer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$69,011
per year
A Game Designer reported making $69,011 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$82,813
per year
A Game Designer reported making $82,813 per year
Additional Pay
$12k profit sharing
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$90,000
per year
A Game Designer reported making $90,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Freelance
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$74,954
per year
A Narrative Designer reported making $74,954 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$69,957
per year
A Game Designer reported making $69,957 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment