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Digital Designer Salary

The average pay for a Digital Designer is $51,544 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$34,682 - $86,055
(Median)
$35K
$52K
$86K
MEDIAN: $51,544
10%
50%
90%

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$11.08 - $43.63
(Median)
$11
$16
$44
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$34,682 - $86,055  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,946  
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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$30,672 - $88,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 207
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.08 - $43.63  
   
Overtime
$4.98 - $39.22  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,946  
   
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).
)
$30,672 - $88,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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Job Description for Digital Designer

A digital designer's duties vary heavily depending on their company's field. For example, if the digital designer works for a web design company, they will likely spend their days working in PhotoShop and DreamWeaver, creating web pages. If they work for an animation studio, they might design and animate characters. If their company's specialty is marketing or public relations, they might design brochures, business cards, or media kits. Freelance digital designers may also work across a variety of mediums.

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Digital Designer Tasks

  • Participate in development, design, and revision of design solutions.
  • Partner with technical and creative sides to construct and deliver high quality products.
  • Act as expert and mentor in digital design internally and with clients.

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Pay by Experience Level for Digital Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Digital Designer Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 20%


National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Digital Designer Salaries

User Interface Design
up arrow 6%

HTML5
up arrow 6%

Web Design
up arrow 4%

National Average
$51,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 2%

Web Development
up arrow 5%


Video Editing
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 10%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 20%

Flash
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 18%
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