Game Designer salary in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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Based on 158 income tax records
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How much do Game Designers make?
The average total salary for a Game Designer is $102,500 per year. This is based on data from 158 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Game Designer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Game Designer salary can vary between $37,500 to $267,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Game Designer salary by location

Game Designer salary by company

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Salary range**
Riot Games, Los Angeles County, CA
18 income tax records
$101K – $269K
Sony Interactive, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$108K – $267K
Electronic Arts, Los Angeles County, CA
12 income tax records
$79K – $227K
Blizzard Entertainment, Orange County, CA
26 income tax records
$61K – $163K

Game Designer demographics in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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78% are single
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22% are married
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15% have kids
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29% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Game Designers in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

158 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a game designer in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA is $102,500 per year. Game designer salaries in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA can vary between $37,500 to $267,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 158 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as game designer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for game designers near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: Riot Games ($155,000 a year), Sony Interactive ($142,000 a year), and Electronic Arts ($134,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.