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.

$37,398 - $71,721
$37K
$48K
$72K
MEDIAN: $48,220
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50%
90%

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$12.37 - $33.94
$12
$21
$34
MEDIAN: $20.64
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$0$72K
Salary $37,398 - $71,721
Bonus $973 - $5,839
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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$36,781 - $72,369
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 132
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $12.37 - $33.94
Overtime $41.00
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $973 - $5,839
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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$36,781 - $72,369
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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United States (change)

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
5.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer

Pay by Experience for a Graphic Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Graphic Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 110 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Graphic Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 17 salaries. A Graphic Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

▲48%

▲31%

▲10%

National Average
$48,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries


▲5%

▲1%

National Average
$48,000


▼2%


▼4%

▼4%



Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▼6%

Adobe After Effects
▼6%


Web Design
▼11%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 19%
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