Game Designer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

226 SalariesUpdated Dec 22, 2020

Average Base Pay
$71,666 / yr
22% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,668
Range$2,204 - $21,322

How much does a Game Designer make in San Francisco, CA?

The average salary for a Game Designer is $71,666 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 226 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Designer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Game Designer

Zynga

$93,185/yr

Range: $56K - $128K

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$93,185/yr
$56K$128K

Game Designer

GREE International Entertainment

$81,451/yr

Range: $66K - $101K

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$81,451/yr
$66K$101K

Game Designer

TinyCo

$75,028/yr

Range: $60K - $101K

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$75,028/yr
$60K$101K

Game Designer

Ubisoft

$85,900/yr

Range: $80K - $93K

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$85,900/yr
$80K$93K

Game Designer

KIXEYE

$89,063/yr

Range: $81K - $144K

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$89,063/yr
$81K$144K

Game Designer

Kabam

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$104K - $125K

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$104K - $125K
$104K$125K

Game Designer

IGT

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$75K - $81K

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$75K - $81K
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Game Designer

Warner Bros.

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$77K - $83K

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$77K - $83K
$77K$83K

Game Designer

Sprinklr

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$75K - $81K

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

Game Designer

Beyondsoft Group

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$81K - $89K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$81K - $89K
$81K$89K

Game Designer - Intern

Ubisoft

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$96K - $103K

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$96K - $103K
$96K$103K

Game Designer

Lucasfilm

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$87K - $95K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$87K - $95K
$87K$95K

Game Designer

NCSOFT

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$57K - $62K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$57K - $62K
$57K$62K

Game Designer

Pocket Gems

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$112K - $122K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$112K - $122K
$112K$122K

Game Designer

Game Show Network

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$74K - $81K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$74K - $81K
$74K$81K

Game Designer

Storm8

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$87K - $94K

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$87K - $94K
$87K$94K

Game Designer

Vertisystem

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$56K - $61K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$56K - $61K
$56K$61K

Game Designer

Trion Worlds

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$80K - $87K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$80K - $87K
$80K$87K

Game Designer - Hourly

Jam City

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$28 - $30hourly

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$28 - $30hourly
$28$30

Game Designer

Crystal Dynamics

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$75K - $80K

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$75K - $80K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$40,000
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A Game Designer reported making $40,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Game Designer reported making $100,000 per year
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Intern
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$80,929
per year
A Game Designer reported making $80,929 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$79,935
per year
A Game Designer reported making $79,935 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$66,946
per year
A Game Designer reported making $66,946 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$128,075
per year
A Game Designer reported making $128,075 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$62,232
per year
A Game Designer reported making $62,232 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public