A Mid-Career Graphic Artist / Designer earns an average salary of $46,532 per year. A skill in Adobe After Effects is associated with high pay for this job.

$32,136 - $73,871
(Median)
$32K
$47K
$74K
MEDIAN: $46,531
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$12.08 - $33.13
(Median)
$12
$18
$33
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,136 - $73,871  
   
Bonus
$484.79 - $6,589  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Commission
$4,550  
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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$28,412 - $74,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 370
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $33.13  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $44.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$484.79 - $6,589  
   
Commission
$4,550  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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).
)
$28,412 - $74,209  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 264
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National Average: $42,595

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Skills That Affect Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 23%

Design
up arrow 7%

Illustration
up arrow 4%

Flash
up arrow 4%

Adobe Photoshop
0%

Adobe Illustrator
0%

Adobe Acrobat
0%

National Average
$43,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 2%

Macintosh
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 3%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Web Design
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 91 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
medical benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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