Set Designer Salary in San Jose, California

How much does a Set Designer make in San Jose, CA? The average Set Designer salary in San Jose, CA is $61,999 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,828 and $75,017. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

About San Jose, California    San Jose is located at 37°20′07″N 121°53′31″W / 37.335278°N 121.891944°W / 37.335278; -121.891944. According to the United States Census Bureau, th....More

San Jose, California  area prices were up 2.9% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in San Jose, California

Recently added jobs: New Product/Brand Manager, Manager Global Banking, Retail Banking Executive

Jobs with a similar salary range to Set Designer : Construction Inspector, Document Management Analyst, TRAINEE

Job Description

Set Designer designs motion picture or television production sets, signs, props, or scenic effects. Prepares scale drawings for use in construction, modification, or alteration. Being a Set Designer may require an associate's degree or its equivalent and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Additionally, Set Designer relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

See user submitted job responsibilities for Set Designer.

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report.

Step of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Set Designer, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
50828
75017
61999

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
50828
77823
62336
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Set Designer in San Jose, CA. The base salary for Set Designer ranges from $50,828 to $75,017 with the average base salary of $61,999. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $50,828 to $77,823 with the average total cash compensation of $62,336.
Step of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

50828
75017

 

Step of 3

Recalculate your target pay based on your unique skills and experiences

Job Openings for Set Designer in San Jose, CA
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 26.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.2%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.5%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 13.8%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%