Set designer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do set designer salaries compare to similar careers?

Set designers earn 16% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than sports broadcasters but more than projectionists.

Career Median Salary
Sports broadcaster salary $40K
Camera operator salary $50K
Gaffer salary $36K
Model maker salary $53K
Costume attendant salary $41K
Set designer salary $28K
Announcer salary $33K
Projectionist salary $23K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)