Mid-Career Graphic Designer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Graphic Designer is $42,880 per year.
Mid-Career Graphic Designer Salary (?
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$31,819 - $59,572
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $42,880
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Mid-Career Graphic Designer Salary (?
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$11.96 - $28.89
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,819 - $59,572  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,066  
Profit Sharing
$292.33 - $5,040  
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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$29,085 - $60,414  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,127
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.96 - $28.89  
   
Overtime
$15.94 - $35.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,066  
   
Profit Sharing
$292.33 - $5,040  
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).
)
$29,085 - $60,414  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,159
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Graphic Designer Salaries

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Web Design
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Flash
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Web Development
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Adobe InDesign
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Project Management
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Illustration
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National Average
$41,000
Adobe Photoshop
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Design
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Adobe Illustrator
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Graphic Design
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Adobe Acrobat
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Adobe PDF
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Dreamweaver
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QuarkXPress
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Gender

Female
53%
female alumni
 
Male
47%
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 26%
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