How much does a Sound Designer make?

Updated 14 Jan 2022
£44,195 /yr
Average Base Pay

8 salaries

£29K

Low

£44K

Average

£67K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Sound Designer make? The national average salary for a Sound Designer is £44,195 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Sound Designer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 8 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Sound Designer employees.

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TT Games
3.4

TT Games

Sound Designer

£27,500

 /yr
Range: £26K - £29K
3 salaries
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£26K

£29K

£26,377 - £28,597 Range

BBC
3.8

BBC

Sound Designer - Hourly
About 

£9 -£11

 hourly

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Sound Designer
About 

£24K -£26K

£24K

£26K

£23,958 - £25,877 Range

SelfEmployed.com

Sound Designer - Hourly
About 

£12 -£21

 hourly

£12

£21

£12 - £21 Range

Frontier Developments
3.2

Frontier Developments

Sound Designer
About 

£25K -£33K

£25K

£33K

£25,355 - £32,693 Range

Hays
3.7

Hays

Sound Designer
About 

£28K -£30K

£28K

£30K

£28,042 - £30,125 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Sound Designer
About 

£22K -£23K

£22K

£23K

£21,610 - £23,410 Range

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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Sound Designer - Hourly Contractor
About 

£43 -£47

 hourly

£43

£47

£43 - £47 Range

ABC
3.9

ABC

Sound Designer - Contractor
About 

£39K -£41K

£39K

£41K

£38,746 - £41,438 Range

Freelance
4.3

Freelance

Sound Designer
About 

£25K -£27K

£25K

£27K

£24,699 - £26,771 Range

BMW Group
4.1

BMW Group

Sound Designer
About 

£35K -£38K

£35K

£38K

£35,125 - £37,893 Range

Ubisoft
3.9

Ubisoft

Sound Designer
About 

£45K -£48K

£45K

£48K

£45,123 - £48,238 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Sound Designer
About 

£36K -£39K

£36K

£39K

£36,156 - £38,968 Range

Sumo Digital
4.4

Sumo Digital

Sound Designer
About 

£26K -£29K

£26K

£29K

£26,379 - £28,600 Range

Splash Damage
3.7

Splash Damage

Sound Designer
About 

£5K -£6K

£5K

£6K

£5,180 - £5,518 Range

Team17 Digital
2.8

Team17 Digital

Sound Designer
About 

£28K -£30K

£28K

£30K

£27,949 - £30,316 Range

Rebellion
3.8

Rebellion

Sound Designer
About 

£28K -£30K

£28K

£30K

£27,860 - £30,147 Range

Cloud Imperium Games
3.6

Cloud Imperium Games

Sound Designer
About 

£28K -£30K

£28K

£30K

£28,225 - £30,486 Range

Rocksteady
4.1

Rocksteady

Sound Designer
About 

£42K -£45K

£42K

£45K

£42,101 - £45,469 Range

freelance
4.2

freelance

Sound Designer - Hourly Contractor
About 

£5 -£5

 hourly

£5

£5

£5 - £5 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Sound Designer salaries

The national average salary for a Sound Designer is £44,195 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Sound Designer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 8 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Sound Designer employees.

The highest salary for a Sound Designer in United Kingdom is £67,104 per year.

The lowest salary for a Sound Designer in United Kingdom is £29,107 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent sound designer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£27,500
per year
A Sound Designer in the Stoke-on-Trent Area area reported making £27,500 per year
Additional Pay
£6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Stoke-on-Trent Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£24,604
per year
A Nuke Compositor in the Bournemouth Area area reported making £24,604 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bournemouth Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£12
hourly
An Audio Editor in the London Area area reported making £12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£40,000
per year
A Music Producer in the London Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£20
hourly
A Music Producer/Audio Engineer/Mixer in the London Area area reported making £20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
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