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Graphic Artist / Designer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Graphic Artist / Designer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $42,116 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$29,638 - $60,402
(Median)
$30K
$42K
$60K
MEDIAN: $42,116
10%
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90%

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$10.72 - $32.50
(Median)
$11
$17
$32
MEDIAN: $17.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,638 - $60,402  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,500  
Profit Sharing
$400.00 - $1,011  
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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$27,530 - $65,401  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.72 - $32.50  
   
Overtime
$5.00 - $49.75  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$400.00 - $1,011  
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).
)
$27,530 - $65,401  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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Experience Affects Graphic Artist / Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 30%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Graphic Artist / Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Adobe Illustrator
0%

Adobe InDesign
0%

National Average
$41,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 2%

Illustration
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 22%
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