The average wage for a set designer in the United States is around $13.39 per hour.
This is 40% below the national average. Updated in 2018.
Set designers earn an average hourly wage of $13.39. Salaries typically start from $10.13 per hour and go up to $29.18 per hour.
Set designer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
How much does a Set Designer earn?
How do set designer salaries compare to similar careers?
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)