The average salary for a Graphic Designer in New York, New York is $48,967 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$34,547 - $70,861
(Median)
$35K
$49K
$71K
MEDIAN: $48,967
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$12.31 - $55.00
(Median)
$12
$24
$55
MEDIAN: $24.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$34,547 - $70,861  
   
Bonus
$490.35 - $7,620  
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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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$31,926 - $77,259  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 605
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$12.31 - $55.00  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$15.46 - $58.55  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$490.35 - $7,620  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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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$31,926 - $77,259  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 184
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries




National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries


Dreamweaver
up arrow 4%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 3%

Web Design
up arrow 2%

Design
up arrow 1%

Adobe Photoshop
0%

Adobe InDesign
0%

Illustration
0%

National Average
$49,000

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
up arrow 1%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 3%



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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 105 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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