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How much does a Lighting Designer make?

Updated Sep. 10, 2021
$59,691 /yr
Average Base Pay

10 salaries

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$43K

Low

$60K

Average

$83K

High

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The national average salary for Lighting Designer is $59,691 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Lighting Designer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 10 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lighting Designer employees.

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L2
Lighting Designer$59,691 /yr
L3
Senior Lighting Designer$92,998 /yr
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$44,666

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$44,664

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Zaneen Group
3.1

Zaneen Group

Lighting Designer
About 

$46K -$54K

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$46K

$54K

$45,599 - $54,104 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Lighting Designer
About 

$73K -$80K

$73K

$80K

$73,137 - $80,304 Range

CBC/Radio-Canada
3.5

CBC/Radio-Canada

Lighting Designer
About 

$70K -$76K

$70K

$76K

$69,887 - $76,055 Range

IBI Group
3.6

IBI Group

Lighting Designer - Hourly
About 

$28 -$31

 hourly

$28

$31

$28 - $31 Range

VISO
2.9

VISO

Lighting Designer
About 

$53K -$57K

$53K

$57K

$52,626 - $57,365 Range

SESCO Lighting
4.2

SESCO Lighting

Lighting Designer
About 

$70K -$76K

$70K

$76K

$70,253 - $76,081 Range

Custom Lighting

Lighting Designer - Hourly
About 

$27 -$29

 hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

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Wolfspeed | Cree
3.3

Wolfspeed | Cree

Lighting Designer
About 

$54K -$58K

$54K

$58K

$53,974 - $57,885 Range

5

Adamas Asset Management

Lighting Designer
About 

$51K -$54K

$51K

$54K

$50,708 - $54,397 Range

MPC
3.6

MPC

Lighting Artist

$38,153

 /yr
Range: $32K - $54K

$32K

$54K

$32,287 - $54,368 Range

MPC
3.6

MPC

Lighting Artist - Contractor

$39,264

 /yr
Range: $30K - $77K

$30K

$77K

$30,193 - $77,224 Range

Red Deer College
3.7

Red Deer College

Head of Lighting

$74,775

 /yr
Range: $69K - $81K

$69K

$81K

$69,136 - $80,878 Range

Mr X
3.5

Mr X

Lighting Artist

$69,207

 /yr
Range: $38K - $103K

$38K

$103K

$38,000 - $102,902 Range

MPC
3.6

MPC

Lighting Technical Director

$45,498

 /yr
Range: $32K - $99K

$32K

$99K

$31,523 - $98,838 Range

Imageworks
3.8

Imageworks

Lighting Technical Director

$101,038

 /yr
Range: $61K - $135K

$61K

$135K

$60,505 - $135,100 Range

Method Studios
3.5

Method Studios

Lighting Artist - Hourly

$43

 /hr
Range: $39 - $54

$39

$54

$39 - $54 Range

Mainframe Studios
4.3

Mainframe Studios

Lighting Artist - Contractor

$60,115

 /yr
Range: $48K - $69K

$48K

$69K

$47,773 - $68,774 Range

MPC Film
3.7

MPC Film

Lighting Artist

$40,255

 /yr
Range: $33K - $67K

$33K

$67K

$33,401 - $66,679 Range

University of Alberta
4.4

University of Alberta

Lighting Technician - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $23 - $26

$23

$26

$23 - $26 Range

University of Alberta
4.4

University of Alberta

Lighting Technician - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $21 - $24

$21

$24

$21 - $24 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lighting Designer salaries

The national average salary for a Lighting Designer is $59,691 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Lighting Designer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 10 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lighting Designer employees.

The highest salary for a Lighting Designer in Canada is $82,518 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lighting Designer in Canada is $43,179 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$38,000
per year
A Lighting Artist in the Montreal Area area reported making $38,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$47,000
per year
A Lighting Artist in the Toronto Area area reported making $47,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$87,360
per year
An Intermediate Lighting Artist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $87,360 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$62,400
per year
A Lighting Artist in the Toronto Area area reported making $62,400 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$82,365
per year
A Lighting Artist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $82,365 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Lighting Artist in the Winnipeg Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
Winnipeg Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private