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Sound Designer Salaries

47 SalariesUpdated Oct 27, 2020

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$65,556 / yr
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How much does a Sound Designer make?

The national average salary for a Sound Designer is $65,556 in United States. Filter by location to see Sound Designer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 47 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Sound Designer employees.

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Sound Designer

Microsoft

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$63K - $145K

2 salaries

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$63K - $145K
$63K$145K

Sound Designer - Hourly Contractor

Microsoft

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$25 - $29hourly

2 salaries

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$25 - $29hourly
$25$29

Sound Designer

Blizzard Entertainment

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$64K - $74K

2 salaries

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$64K - $74K
$64K$74K

Sound Designer

Riot Games

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$84K - $94K

2 salaries

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$84K - $94K
$84K$94K

Sound Designer - Contractor

Yoh

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$64K - $78K

2 salaries

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$64K - $78K
$64K$78K

Sound Designer

Red 5 Studios

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$63K - $94K

2 salaries

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

Sound Designer

Schell Games

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$38K - $48K

2 salaries

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$38K - $48K
$38K$48K

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Sound Designer

Q Management

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$46K - $67K

2 salaries

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$46K - $67K
$46K$67K

Sound Designer

Somatone Interactive

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$31K - $58K

2 salaries

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$31K - $58K
$31K$58K

Sound Designer - Hourly

dSonic

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$13 - $14hourly

2 salaries

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$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Sound Designer - Contractor

Microsoft

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$92K - $99K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$92K - $99K
$92K$99K

Sound Designer - Hourly Contractor

Google

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$52 - $56hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$52 - $56hourly
$52$56

Sound Designer

Electronic Arts

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$47K - $51K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$47K - $51K
$47K$51K

Sound Designer - Contractor

Electronic Arts

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$40K - $44K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$40K - $44K
$40K$44K

Sound Designer

WarnerMedia

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$67K - $73K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$67K - $73K
$67K$73K

Sound Designer - Hourly

PlayStation

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$30 - $32hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$30 - $32hourly
$30$32

Sound Designer

Warner Bros.

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$90K - $97K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$90K - $97K
$90K$97K

Sound Designer - Contractor

Warner Bros.

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$131K - $144K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$131K - $144K
$131K$144K

Sound Designer - Monthly

Warner Bros.

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$11K - $11K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$11K - $11K
$11K$11K

Sound Designer - Hourly

Warner Bros.

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$51 - $55hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$51 - $55hourly
$51$55
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$40,000
per year
A Music Producer/Audio Engineer/Mixer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$180,000
per year
A Sound Designer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $180,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$7
hourly
A Board Operator in the Corpus Christi, TX Area area reported making $7 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Corpus Christi, TX Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A Board Operator in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$35,700
per year
An Audio Editor in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $35,700 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Part-time Board Operator in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$28,000
per year
A Live Sound Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $28,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$46,000
per year
A Music Designer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $46,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$62,000
per year
A Nuke Compositor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $62,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
A Board Operator in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
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