Game Developer Salaries in San Francisco, CA Area

116 SalariesUpdated Dec 22, 2020

Average Base Pay
$63,543 / yr
25% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,256
Range$13 - $9,387

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

The average salary for a Game Developer is $63,543 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 116 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Game Developer employees in San Francisco, CA.

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Game Developer

Game Show Network

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$118K - $135K

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$118K - $135K
$118K$135K

Game Developer

AppLovin

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$105K - $119K

2 salaries

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$105K - $119K
$105K$119K

Game Developer

Super Lucky

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$98K - $120K

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$98K - $120K
$98K$120K

Game Developer

Amazon

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$103K - $110K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$103K - $110K
$103K$110K

Game Developer

Walmart

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$95K - $101K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$95K - $101K
$95K$101K

Game Developer

Apple

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$107K - $115K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$107K - $115K
$107K$115K

Game Developer

Electronic Arts

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$93K - $101K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$93K - $101K
$93K$101K

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Game Developer

Unity Technologies

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$108K - $117K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$108K - $117K
$108K$117K

Game Developer

Glu Mobile

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$88K - $95K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$88K - $95K
$88K$95K

Game Developer

Roblox

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$102K - $110K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$102K - $110K
$102K$110K

Game Developer

Lucasfilm

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$108K - $118K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$108K - $118K
$108K$118K

Game Developer

NCSOFT

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$97K - $106K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$97K - $106K
$97K$106K

Game Developer

Pocket Gems

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$96K - $103K

1 employee salary or estimate

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

Game Developer

KIXEYE

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$132K - $141K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$132K - $141K
$132K$141K

Game Developer - Hourly Intern

Game Show Network

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$26 - $29hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$26 - $29hourly
$26$29

Game Developer

Telltale Games

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$89K - $97K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$89K - $97K
$89K$97K

Game Developer

BitTorrent

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$129K - $138K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$129K - $138K
$129K$138K

Game Developer

DeNA

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$75K - $82K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$75K - $82K
$75K$82K

Game Developer

PLAYSTUDIOS

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$93K - $100K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$93K - $100K
$93K$100K

Game Developer

Daybreak Game Company

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$92K - $99K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$92K - $99K
$92K$99K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$105,000
per year
A Gameplay Engineer reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$79,951
per year
A Gameplay Engineer reported making $79,951 per year
Additional Pay
$18k stock bonus
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$96,056
per year
An Unity Developer reported making $96,056 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$110,411
per year
A Game Developer reported making $110,411 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$49
hourly
An Unity Developer reported making $49 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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