Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average pay for a Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia is $45,260 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Adobe Dreamweaver and Dreamweaver. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$35,835 - $70,656
$36K
$45K
$71K
MEDIAN: $45,260
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$12.60 - $34.52
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$35
MEDIAN: $20.61
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$35,835 - $70,656  
   
Bonus
$993 - $9,192  
Total Pay (?
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$34,917 - $71,638  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 129
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.60 - $34.52  
   
Overtime
$45.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$993 - $9,192  
   
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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$34,917 - $71,638  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

▲58%

▲40%

▲17%

National Average
$45,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries


▲11%

▲7%


▲4%


▲3%


▲2%


Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▼0%

Adobe After Effects
▼0%

National Average
$45,000


Web Design
▼5%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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