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Designer salary in San Diego, CA

How much does a Designer make in San Diego, CA?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $87,424
Low $42,602
High $179,403
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a designer is $87,424 per year in San Diego, CA. 29 salaries reported, updated at January 31, 2023

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Top companies for Designers in San Diego, CA

  1. The Structures Company, LLC
    16 reviews14 salaries reported
    $219,994per year
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Highest paying cities for Designers near San Diego, CA

  1. San Jose, CA
    $172,561 per year
    11 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $87,424 per year
    29 salaries reported
  3. San Francisco, CA
    $78,988 per year
    30 salaries reported
  1. Sacramento, CA
    $77,289 per year
    15 salaries reported
  2. Anaheim, CA
    $76,672 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Santa Monica, CA
    $72,050 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. San Francisco Bay Area, CA
    $70,591 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $69,746 per year
    45 salaries reported
  3. Oakland, CA
    $69,703 per year
    9 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Designers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,162 ratings

52% of Designers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in San Diego, CA?

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