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Graphic Designer Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

The average salary for a Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia is $49,677 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 10 years' experience in this field.
$35,424 - $63,054
(Median)
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57K
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MEDIAN: $49,677
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$12.08 - $46.68
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$35,424 - $63,054  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,830  
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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$32,929 - $68,377  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 95
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $46.68  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $39.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,830  
   
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).
)
$32,929 - $68,377  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia

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

Experience Affects Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 23%


National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 13%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 6%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 3%

National Average
$49,000

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%

Graphic Design
up arrow 3%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 3%

Design
up arrow 6%

Illustration
up arrow 6%

Web Design
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 19%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 15%