Game Designer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

86 SalariesUpdated Apr 30, 2021

Average Base Pay
$83,910 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,198
Range$1,442 - $26,642

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

The average salary for a Game Designer is $83,910 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 86 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Designer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Game Designer

Zynga

$95,580/yr

Range: $57K - $131K

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$95,580/yr
$57K$131K

Game Designer

Storm8

$89,779/yr

Range: $81K - $106K

10 salaries

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$89,779/yr
$81K$106K

Game Designer

GREE International Entertainment

$83,544/yr

Range: $67K - $104K

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$83,544/yr
$67K$104K

Game Designer

TinyCo

$76,956/yr

Range: $62K - $104K

6 salaries

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$76,956/yr
$62K$104K

Game Designer

Gazillion Entertainment

$70,659/yr

Range: $52K - $97K

6 salaries

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$70,659/yr
$52K$97K

Game Designer

Ubisoft

$88,107/yr

Range: $82K - $96K

5 salaries

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$88,107/yr
$82K$96K

Game Designer

Electronic Arts

$88,191/yr

Range: $68K - $93K

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$88,191/yr
$68K$93K

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Game Designer

Trion Worlds

$84,904/yr

Range: $67K - $88K

4 salaries

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$84,904/yr
$67K$88K

Game Designer

PlayStation

$104,042/yr

Range: $81K - $131K

3 salaries

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$104,042/yr
$81K$131K

Game Designer

KIXEYE

$91,352/yr

Range: $83K - $148K

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$91,352/yr
$83K$148K

Game Designer

Kabam

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$105K - $129K

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$105K - $129K
$105K$129K

Game Designer

Crystal Dynamics

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$76K - $96K

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$76K - $96K
$76K$96K

Game Designer

CrowdStar

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$88K - $109K

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$88K - $109K
$88K$109K

Game Designer - Hourly

Toys for Bob

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$27 - $29hourly

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$27 - $29hourly
$27$29

Game Designer - Hourly Intern

Electronic Arts

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$30 - $33hourly

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$30 - $33hourly
$30$33

Game Designer - Hourly Contractor

Apex Systems

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$29 - $32hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$29 - $32hourly
$29$32

Game Designer

IGT

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$78K - $83K

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$78K - $83K
$78K$83K

Game Designer

Warner Bros.

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$79K - $86K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$79K - $86K
$79K$86K

Game Designer

Sprinklr

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$76K - $83K

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$76K - $83K
$76K$83K

Game Designer

Beyondsoft Group

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$84K - $92K

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$84K - $92K
$84K$92K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$84,687
per year
A Game Designer reported making $84,687 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
A Content Designer reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
A Content Designer reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
$15k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$102,000
per year
A Content Designer reported making $102,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,093
per year
A Game Designer reported making $50,093 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$33
hourly
A Game Design reported making $33 per hour
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Intern
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public
$186,200
per year
A Content Designer reported making $186,200 per year
Additional Pay
$37k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Content Designer reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$26k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$151,062
per year
A Content Designer reported making $151,062 per year
Additional Pay
$26k cash bonus
$19k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$35
hourly
A Game Design reported making $35 per hour
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
Intern
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Company - Public