Graphic Designer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $41,518 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$30,513 - $58,798

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$10.60 - $42.41

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,513 - $58,798  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,907  
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $4,500  
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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$29,767 - $61,304  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 302
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$10.60 - $42.41  
   
Overtime
$0.36 - $35.75  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,907  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $4,500  
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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$29,767 - $61,304  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%



National Average
$42,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Flash
up arrow 4%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Web Design
0%

Adobe PDF
0%

QuarkXPress
0%

National Average
$42,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 1%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 1%

Design
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

HTML
up arrow 2%

Illustration
up arrow 4%

Web Development
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 22%
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