A Graphic Designer in Buffalo, New York earns an average wage of $14.44 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Illustration, Design, and Web Design.

$28,174 - $54,671
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$38K
$55K
MEDIAN: $37,500
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$12.56 - $17.25
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,174 - $54,671  
   
Bonus
$228.82  
Total Pay (?
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$26,731 - $49,507  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.56 - $17.25  
   
Overtime
$20.07 - $37.81  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$228.82  
   
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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$26,731 - $49,507  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About Buffalo, New York

Erie County, New York
258,066
Male:
124,537 (48.3%)
Female:
133,529 (51.7%)
Buffalo (/ˈbʌfəloʊ/) is a city in western New York state and the county seat of Erie County, on the eastern shores of Lake Erie at the head of the Niagara River. As of 2014, Buffalo is New York state's 2nd-most populous city after New York City, with 258,703 residents. The metropolitan area has a population of 1.13 million. Buffalo grew significantly in the 19th and 20th centuries as a result of the Erie Canal, railroads and Lake Erie, providing an abundance of fresh water and an ample trade route to the midwestern United States, while grooming its economy for the grain, steel and automobile industries during the 20th century. After an economic downturn in the latter half of the 20th century, Buffalo's economy has transitioned to sectors that include financial services, technology, biomedical engineering and education. Residents of Buffalo are called "Buffalonians". The city's nicknames include "The Queen City", "The Nickel City",...
Buffalo:
$32,509
New York:
$60,850
$711
Buffalo:
$75,800
New York:
$293,500
4.3%

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Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 47%

Mid-Career
up arrow 29%

National Average
$32,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 42%

Illustration
up arrow 32%

Design
up arrow 29%

Web Design
up arrow 15%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 6%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$32,000

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 3%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 4%

Product Photography
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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