Entry-Level Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois is $41,246 per year.

$33,239 - $55,070
$33K
$42K
$55K
MEDIAN: $42,098
10%
50%
90%

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$11.15 - $25.68
$11
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.19
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50%
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$0$55K
Salary $33,239 - $55,070
Bonus $299.00 - $4,818
Profit Sharing $1,150
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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$30,821 - $55,168
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 242
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $11.15 - $25.68
Overtime $17.21 - $39.45
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $299.00 - $4,818
Profit Sharing $1,150
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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$30,821 - $55,168
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Graphic Designer Job Listings

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Web Design
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Adobe Illustrator
▼1%

Graphic Design
▼1%

Design
▼1%

HTML
▼1%

Project Management
▼1%

Adobe InDesign
▼2%

Illustration
▼2%

Adobe Photoshop
▼3%

Adobe PDF
▼3%

Product Photography
▼3%

Adobe Dreamweaver
▼3%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▼4%

Dreamweaver
▼4%

Adobe Acrobat
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 17%
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