Average New York Graphic Artists & Designers make around $58K per year. There are more female Graphic Artists & Designers in New York who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 63 percent. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under one in four lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. Most Graphic Artists & Designers in New York, N.Y. report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$40,359 - $91,916
(Median)
$40K
$58K
$92K
MEDIAN: $58,452
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$13.81 - $49.66
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$50
MEDIAN: $23.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$40,359 - $91,916  
   
Bonus
$146.81 - $6,128  
Total Pay (?
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$34,336 - $96,404  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.81 - $49.66  
   
Overtime
$34.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$146.81 - $6,128  
   
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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$34,336 - $96,404  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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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.


Experience and income seem to be closely related; in general, the survey respondents who had worked for more years reported higher incomes. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $51K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $63K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $69K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $83K.

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Experience Affects Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%



National Average
$59,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

Macintosh
up arrow 22%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 8%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 8%

Web Design
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Adobe Dreamweaver
up arrow 4%

Design
up arrow 3%

National Average
$59,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

Illustration
up arrow 4%



Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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