Game Designer salary in US West Region

Average salary
Based on 365 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Game Designers make?
The average total salary for a Game Designer is $92,500 per year. This is based on data from 365 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Game Designer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Game Designer salary can vary between $29,000 to $232,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Game Designer salary by company

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Salary range**
Riot Games, US West Region
24 income tax records
$98K – $269K
Electronic Arts, US West Region
19 income tax records
$90K – $227K
Sony Interactive, US West Region
17 income tax records
$87K – $267K
Blizzard Entertainment, US West Region
28 income tax records
$61K – $163K
Jam City, US West Region
13 income tax records
$62K – $106K

Game Designer demographics in US West Region

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73% are single
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27% are married
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17% have kids
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32% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Game Designers in US West Region

365 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a game designer in US West Region is $92,500 per year. Game designer salaries in US West Region can vary between $29,000 to $232,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 365 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as game designer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for game designers in US West Region: Riot Games ($163,000 a year), Electronic Arts ($141,000 a year), and Sony Interactive ($134,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for game designers in US West Region: Los Angeles Metro Area, CA ($102,500 a year), Seattle Metro Area, WA ($91,000 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($90,000 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.