Entry-Level Commercial Art Graphic Designers pull down an average of $12.84 per hour. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — close to a fourth lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and a little more than half have dental, too. Women make up the majority of Entry-Level Commercial Art Graphic Designers (61 percent) who completed the questionnaire. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$25,532 - $67,871
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$8.73 - $19.75
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$25,532 - $67,871  
   
Bonus
$6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$19,975 - $59,426  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$8.73 - $19.75  
   
Overtime
$22.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$6,000  
   
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).
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$19,975 - $59,426  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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Key Stats for Graphic Designer, Commercial Art

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
084
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
84%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Graphic Designer, Commercial Art Salaries

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 7%

National Average
$33,000

Graphic Design
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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