Game Designer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

226 Salaries

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

$92,284/yr

Range: $55K - $127K

11 salaries

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$92,284/yr
$55K$127K

Game Designer

Storm8

$86,683/yr

Range: $78K - $103K

10 salaries

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$86,683/yr
$78K$103K

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GREE International Entertainment

$80,663/yr

Range: $65K - $100K

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$80,663/yr
$65K$100K

Game Designer

TinyCo

$74,302/yr

Range: $59K - $100K

6 salaries

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$74,302/yr
$59K$100K

Game Designer

Gazillion Entertainment

$68,222/yr

Range: $50K - $101K

5 salaries

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$68,222/yr
$50K$101K

Game Designer

Ubisoft

$88,313/yr

Range: $81K - $92K

4 salaries

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$88,313/yr
$81K$92K

Game Designer

Trion Worlds

$81,976/yr

Range: $65K - $85K

4 salaries

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$81,976/yr
$65K$85K

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Game Designer

KIXEYE

$88,201/yr

Range: $80K - $143K

3 salaries

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$88,201/yr
$80K$143K

Game Designer

Electronic Arts

$77,731/yr

Range: $63K - $94K

2 salaries

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$63K - $94K
$63K$94K

Game Designer

Kabam

$112,867/yr

Range: $102K - $124K

2 salaries

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$102K - $124K
$102K$124K

Game Designer

Crystal Dynamics

$82,797/yr

Range: $74K - $92K

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$74K - $92K
$74K$92K

Game Designer

CrowdStar

$94,608/yr

Range: $84K - $104K

2 salaries

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$84K - $104K
$84K$104K

Game Designer - Hourly

Toys for Bob

$27/hr

Range: $26 - $28

2 salaries

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$26 - $28hourly
$26$28

Game Designer - Hourly Intern

Electronic Arts

$31/hr

Range: $29 - $32

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$29 - $32hourly
$29$32

Game Designer

IGT

$77,768/yr

Range: $74K - $80K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$74K - $80K
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Sprinklr

$77,228/yr

Range: $75K - $80K

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$75K - $80K
$75K$80K

Game Designer

Beyondsoft Group

$84,642/yr

Range: $82K - $88K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$82K - $88K
$82K$88K

Game Designer

Glu Mobile

$109,301/yr

Range: $105K - $115K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$105K$115K

Game Designer

Lucasfilm

$90,625/yr

Range: $88K - $94K

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$88K - $94K
$88K$94K

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NCSOFT

$58,574/yr

Range: $57K - $61K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$57K - $61K
$57K$61K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$74,837
per year
A Game Designer reported making $74,837 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$92,507
per year
A Game Producer reported making $92,507 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$85,069
per year
A Game Designer reported making $85,069 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$29
hourly
A Game Designer reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public