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Graphic Designer Salary in Seattle

A Graphic Designer in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $47,012 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and Adobe After Effects.

$34,285 - $64,451
(Median)
$34K
$47K
$64K
MEDIAN: $47,011
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90%

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$12.55 - $40.69
(Median)
$13
$20
$41
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,285 - $64,451  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,250  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $1,032  
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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$31,348 - $68,443  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 200
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.55 - $40.69  
   
Overtime
$14.19 - $43.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,250  
   
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $1,032  
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).
)
$31,348 - $68,443  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer in Seattle, Washington

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

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Experience Affects Graphic Designer in Seattle, Washington Salaries




National Average
$46,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 13%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 12%

Web Design
up arrow 5%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 4%

National Average
$46,000

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 1%

Design
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

Graphic Design
up arrow 3%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 4%


HTML
up arrow 7%


Dreamweaver
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 29%
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