Graphic Designer in Pittsburgh Salary

A Graphic Designer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $38,836 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Project Management and Adobe Acrobat.

$28,024 - $51,844
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$39K
$52K
MEDIAN: $38,836
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$12.72 - $29.80
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MEDIAN: $18.43
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Salary
$28,024 - $51,844  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
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$27,871 - $52,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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Hourly Rate
$12.72 - $29.80  
   
Overtime
$26.00  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$27,871 - $52,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer

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

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

▲16%

▲13%

▲13%

National Average
$40,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Project Management
▲19%

▲13%


Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

▼2%




▼10%

Web Design
▼11%

Adobe After Effects
▼11%

Flash
▼12%

▼13%

Dreamweaver
▼13%

HTML
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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