Game Designer Salaries in Seattle, WA Area

127 SalariesUpdated Dec 16, 2020

Average Base Pay
$62,972 / yr
7% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,530
Range$2,026 - $20,234

How much does a Game Designer make in Seattle, WA?

The average salary for a Game Designer is $62,972 in Seattle, WA. Salaries estimates are based on 127 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Designer employees in Seattle, WA.

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Game Designer

Microsoft

$124,953/yr

Range: $110K - $143K

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$124,953/yr
$110K$143K

Game Designer - Monthly Intern

Microsoft

$7,657/mo

Range: $8K - $8K

3 salaries

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$7,657/mo
$8K$8K

Game Designer

ArenaNet

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$54K - $61K

2 salaries

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$54K - $61K
$54K$61K

Game Designer

343 Industries

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A$58K - A$63K

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A$58K - A$63K
A$58KA$63K

Game Designer

343 Industries

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$122K - $132K

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$122K - $132K
$122K$132K

Game Designer - Hourly

8th Shore

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$21 - $22hourly

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$21 - $22hourly
$21$22

Game Designer - Hourly Contractor

8th Shore

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$21 - $23hourly

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$21 - $23hourly
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Game Designer

Goblinworks

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$52K - $56K

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$52K - $56K
$52K$56K
$11/hr
$11$14

Senior Game Designer

Microsoft

$121,747/yr

Range: $111K - $130K

5 salaries

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$121,747/yr
$111K$130K

Game Tester - Hourly

C2S Technologies

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $12

5 salaries

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$11/hr
$10$12

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

Nintendo of America

$12/hr

Range: $12 - $12

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$12/hr
$12$12

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

Blackapple Solutions

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $11

4 salaries

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$11/hr
$11$11
$17/hr
$15$17

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

C2S Technologies

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $12

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$11/hr
$11$12

Game Tester - Hourly Contractor

VMC Consulting

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $13

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$12/hr
$10$13

Game Tester - Hourly

FLEXASOFT

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $11

3 salaries

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$11/hr
$11$11

Lead Game Designer

Microsoft

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$147K - $160K

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$147K - $160K
$147K$160K
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$13 - $17hourly
$13$17

Game Tester - Hourly

Lionbridge

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$12 - $13hourly

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$100,000
per year
A Technical Game Designer reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k profit sharing
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$39,000
per year
A Level Designer reported making $39,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$124,000
per year
A Content Designer reported making $124,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,843
per year
A Game Designer reported making $55,843 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$64,960
per year
A Level Designer reported making $64,960 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$85,662
per year
A Game Designer reported making $85,662 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$92,886
per year
A Game Designer reported making $92,886 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$16
hourly
A Virtual Game Master reported making $16 per hour
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Part-time
1 to 50 employees
 
Company - Private