Set Designer Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Set Designer, Scenic Designer, Theatrical-Scenic Designer

What is the average annual salary for Set Designer?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Set Designer may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Set Designer in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Set Designer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Set Designer in the United States is $46,903 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Set Designer in the United Sates are expected to make less than $46,903.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $46,903
  • 10%$30,758
  • 25%$38,452
  • 75%$56,751
  • 90%$65,717

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Job Description for Set Designer

Designs motion picture or television production sets, signs, props, or scenic effects. Prepares scale drawings for use in construction, modification, or alteration. 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. 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. View Set Designer job description

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