Entry-Level Illustrator Salary (United States)

The average rate for an Entry-Level Illustrator is $18.22 per hour.
Entry-Level Illustrator Total Pay (?
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$19,392 - $57,563
(Median)
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58K
MEDIAN: $35,728
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Entry-Level Illustrator Total Pay (?
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$9.77 - $49.36
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$19,392 - $57,563  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,818  
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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$20,304 - $84,645  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 154
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$9.77 - $49.36  
   
Overtime
$0.21 - $33.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,818  
   
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).
)
$20,304 - $84,645  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 154
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 15%
Los Angeles
up arrow 7%
National Average
$38,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Illustrator Salaries

Illustration
up arrow 10%
Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 8%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 7%
National Average
$38,000

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Gender

Female
59%
female alumni
 
Male
41%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 29% dental benefits Dental: 22%
vision benefits Vision: 15% employee benefits None: 70%
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