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Graphic Designer Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

A Graphic Designer in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $46,260 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$31,711 - $62,303
(Median)
$32K
$46K
$62K
MEDIAN: $46,259
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$15.11 - $39.79
(Median)
$15
$20
$40
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$31,711 - $62,303  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,975  
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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$31,794 - $65,513  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 132
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$15.11 - $39.79  
   
Overtime
$0.21 - $63.62  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,975  
   
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).
)
$31,794 - $65,513  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer in Boston, Massachusetts

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

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Experience Affects Graphic Designer in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 18%


National Average
$46,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

QuarkXPress
up arrow 10%

Design
up arrow 8%

Illustration
up arrow 5%

Web Development
up arrow 2%

National Average
$46,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 2%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 2%

Flash
up arrow 3%

Graphic Design
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 4%

Web Design
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 11%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 30%
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