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Graphic Designer Salary
in San Diego, California

$69,169 (USD)

Average Salary

$33/hr

Average Hourly

$2,248

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Graphic Designer is $69,169 a year and $33 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Graphic Designer is between $49,820 and $85,144. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Graphic Designer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Designs art and copy layouts for material to be presented by visual communications media such as books, magazines, newspapers, Internet websites, television, and packaging.
  • Develops materials manually or utilizes graphic software to design and produce finished artwork or product.
  • Plans content, graphic aspects, and presentation of material, product, or service.
Graphic Designer Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Graphic Designers

Job family population: 217,170

Estimated population of Graphic Designer jobs: 127,457

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$80,186
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Graphic Designer Job Listings for San Diego, California

Freelance Graphic Designer
Jul 21
CARLSBAD, United States
Social Supply Co.
Social Supply is small but prolific Social Media Agency, we are seeking a creative Graphic Designer with experience in social media. We're looking for someone who can take direction from written or ...
Graphic Designer (Web and Print)
Jul 8
Vista, United States
The Creative Group
GRAPHIC DESIGNER The Creative Group has an exciting opportunity with one of our clients in Vista that is looking for an experienced, innovative, and talented Graphic Designer. The successful ...
Presentation Designer
Jul 16
La Jolla, CA, USA
1798 CONSULTANTS
Serving as a member of the broader creative services team at 1798, the Presentation Designer is a graphic designer / visual designer responsible for designing, producing and updating presentations ...
UI Artist
Jul 8
us
Intrepid Studios, Inc
Strong desire to collaborate with UX, designers, and engineers outlining player flows and wireframes.Previous experience with motion graphics, compositing and special effects is a plus.Previous ...
Art Director
Jun 26
San Diego, CA, USA
Planet Interactive
Determining the photographic, typographic, and graphic design style of marketing assets ... Mentoring and reviewing the work of other designers * Staying current with industry trends and ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Graphic Designer is $69,169 a year and $33 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Graphic Designer is between $49,820 and $85,144. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Graphic Designer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Graphic Designer Job Listings for San Diego, California

Freelance Graphic Designer
Jul 21
CARLSBAD, United States
Social Supply Co.
Social Supply is small but prolific Social Media Agency, we are seeking a creative Graphic Designer with experience in social media. We're looking for someone who can take direction from written or ...
Graphic Designer (Web and Print)
Jul 8
Vista, United States
The Creative Group
GRAPHIC DESIGNER The Creative Group has an exciting opportunity with one of our clients in Vista that is looking for an experienced, innovative, and talented Graphic Designer. The successful ...
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