The average pay for a Graphic Designer in Des Moines, Iowa is $37,004 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Design and Adobe Dreamweaver.

$25,387 - $59,461
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MEDIAN: $37,004
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$12.83 - $21.21
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Salary
$25,387 - $59,461  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
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$26,565 - $58,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Hourly Rate
$12.83 - $21.21  
   
Overtime
$21.21  
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$26,565 - $58,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Des Moines, Iowa

Polk County, Iowa
210,317
Male:
103,726 (49.3%)
Female:
106,591 (50.7%)
Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines, which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is located on and named after the Des Moines River, which likely was adapted from the French colonial name, Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks." The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau. Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city was credited as the "number one...
Des Moines:
$49,072
Iowa:
$54,736
$781
Des Moines:
$119,500
Iowa:
$136,100
5.3%

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Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries


National Average
$36,000


Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Design
up arrow 12%

Adobe Dreamweaver
up arrow 11%

Web Design
up arrow 7%

Adobe PDF
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 1%

Adobe Acrobat
0%

National Average
$36,000

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

Graphic Design
up arrow 2%

Illustration
up arrow 2%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 3%

Dreamweaver
up arrow 17%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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