Illustrator with Adobe Photoshop Skills Salary

Earnings for Illustrators with Adobe Photoshop skills come in at around $19.56 per hour on average. Residence and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Some workers in this field — over one-half — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a little less than one-half and dental plans are enjoyed by close to one-third. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Illustrators with Adobe Photoshop skills. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$20,798 - $70,994
$21K
$45K
$71K
MEDIAN: $45,108
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$9.83 - $56.41
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$56
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$20,798 - $70,994  
   
Bonus
$3,500  
Total Pay (?
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$20,757 - $91,478  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$9.83 - $56.41  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.42  
Overtime
$17.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$3,500  
   
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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$20,757 - $91,478  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 107

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Pay by Experience Level for Illustrator

Pay by Experience for an Illustrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Illustrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 117 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Illustrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Illustrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 30 salaries. An Illustrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $42,241

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

San Francisco is home to an above-average pay rate for Illustrators with Adobe Photoshop skills, 54 percent higher than the national average. Illustrators with Adobe Photoshop skills will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+42 percent), Boston (+11 percent), Chicago (+11 percent), and Los Angeles (+7 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Illustrators with Adobe Photoshop skills in Minneapolis earning a whopping 26 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Illustrator

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Illustrator Salaries

Late-Career
▲49%

Experienced
▲48%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$42,000

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 53%
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