A Graphic Designer in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average salary of $39,567 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$30,086 - $56,110
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$56K
MEDIAN: $39,566
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$11.63 - $27.82
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,086 - $56,110  
   
Bonus
$789 - $11,920  
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$29,442 - $56,123  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $27.82  
   
Overtime
$26.71  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$789 - $11,920  
   
Total Pay (?
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$29,442 - $56,123  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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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
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 43%



National Average
$39,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Web Design
up arrow 10%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Product Photography
0%

National Average
$39,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 2%

Graphic Design
up arrow 4%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
up arrow 6%

HTML
up arrow 6%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 7%

Project Management
up arrow 7%

Design
up arrow 8%

Illustration
up arrow 9%

Adobe Dreamweaver
up arrow 17%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 36%
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