The average Graphic Artist & Designer in New York can expect to rake in roughly $59K annually. The majority of Graphic Artists & Designers in New York, N.Y. (64 percent) who took the survey are women. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. While some workers in this profession — about a fourth — do not have any health coverage, a strong majority do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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MEDIAN: $58,713
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$13.81 - $49.66
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$0$33K$66K$99K
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$39,875 - $93,515  
   
Bonus
$147.95 - $7,058  
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$34,698 - $97,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85
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Hourly Rate
$13.81 - $49.66  
   
Overtime
$34.50  
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Bonus
$147.95 - $7,058  
   
Total Pay (?
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$34,698 - $97,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Artist / Designer

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


Graphic Artists & Designers in New York with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $50K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $63K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $72K in this role. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $85K.

Key Stats for Graphic Artist / Designer

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
039
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 44%



National Average
$59,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

Macintosh
up arrow 25%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 10%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 9%

Adobe Dreamweaver
up arrow 6%

Web Design
up arrow 4%

Design
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

National Average
$59,000





Adobe InDesign
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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