Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for a Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia is $48,333 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$35,520 - $67,343
(Median)
$36K
$48K
$67K
MEDIAN: $48,332
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$12.54 - $45.85
(Median)
$13
$20
$46
MEDIAN: $20
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$35,520 - $67,343  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,830  
Profit Sharing
$5,238  
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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$33,824 - $71,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 183
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.54 - $45.85  
   
Overtime
$34.56  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,830  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,238  
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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$33,824 - $71,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%



National Average
$48,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 12%

Web Development
up arrow 7%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 4%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 4%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 4%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
0%

Adobe Illustrator
0%

Graphic Design
0%

Design
0%

Adobe PDF
0%

National Average
$48,000

Illustration
up arrow 3%

Web Design
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 14%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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