Entry-Level Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Graphic Designer in Washington, District of Columbia is $42,170 per year. A skill in Web Development is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,177 - $61,089
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$42K
$61K
MEDIAN: $42,170
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$10.21 - $29.72
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MEDIAN: $20.24
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$35,177 - $61,089  
   
Bonus
$981 - $8,877  
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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$34,085 - $61,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $29.72  
   
Overtime
$39.81  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$981 - $8,877  
   
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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$34,085 - $61,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Web Development
▲18%

Web Design
▲8%

Design
▲7%

Graphic Design
▲6%

Dreamweaver
▲5%

Adobe Illustrator
▲2%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▲1%

Adobe InDesign
▼0%

Adobe Photoshop
▼0%

Adobe PDF
▼0%

Illustration
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Adobe After Effects
▼2%

Adobe Acrobat
▼3%

HTML
▼3%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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