An Entry-Level Graphic Designer earns an average salary of AU$46,983 per year. A skill in User Interface Design is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$38,302 - AU$60,342
AU$38K
AU$48K
AU$60K
MEDIAN: AU$47,660
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50%
90%
AU$19.02 - AU$35.53
AU$19
AU$23
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$23.44
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AU$0AU$62K
Salary AU$38,302 - AU$60,342
Bonus AU$480.82 - AU$5,939
Profit Sharing AU$120.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$38,621 - AU$62,819
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 902
Hourly Data AU$0AU$47
Hourly Rate AU$19.02 - AU$35.53
Overtime AU$15.46 - AU$47.01
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
Bonus AU$480.82 - AU$5,939
Profit Sharing AU$120.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$38,621 - AU$62,819
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 376

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Graphic Designer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$48,108

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Graphic Designer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Graphic Designer in yatala:
"Persistence is key."
Don't give up. This industry will destroy you if you give up after a small hiccup. Believe in yourself.

Graphic Designer in Sydney:
"Company doesn't do employer reviews."
I wish I knew the company belongs to a Japanese Group and the Director in Australia actually doesn't get to decide much about what happens here. I also wish I knew that I would have to bring my own computer since day one.

Graphic Designer in Sydney:
"Design, creative, concepts, production."
Experience, skill, knowledge, Adobe, Identity, Motion, Print, Web.

Graphic Designer in Melbourne:
"Better training for practical design tasks."
While I had creative skills and conceptual understanding of design when I finished my degree, we weren't taught practical skills which left me under prepared for the workforce. Things like knowing how to take files through to finished art stage were completely lost on me and should have more of a focus for graduates.

Graphic Designer in Darwin:
"Gaining experience while you work."
To never stop studying while you are in a job. Adding fields to your careeer that will benefit you in your day to day job as a designer like doing a Business Course or Marketing Course to add extra knowledge to your design package.

Graphic Designer in Perth:
"Industry Experience."
Getting a degree looks great on paper but if you don't have hands on experience getting work when you leave university is very hard and you have to start from bottom and work your way up!

Graphic Designer in Brisbane:
"Graphic Design Advice."
If you love designing and you love your job stress is secondary to the pleasure of creating your designs and the satisfaction of it being out in the market.

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

User Interface Design
▲9%


▼0%

National Average
AU$48,000


Adobe InDesign
▼2%




▼3%

▼4%

▼5%


Advertising
▼7%

Corel Draw
▼11%

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 94%
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