Entry-Level Junior Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Junior Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois is $39,617 per year.

$29,721 - $47,500
$30K
$40K
$48K
MEDIAN: $39,617
10%
50%
90%

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$13.23 - $19.44
$17
MEDIAN: $17.40
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$29,721 - $47,500  
   
Bonus
$1,200  
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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$28,981 - $46,219  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.40  
   
Overtime
$75.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$1,200  
   
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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$28,981 - $46,219  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Junior Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
81%
5-9 years
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Junior Graphic Designer Salaries

Web Design
▲6%

Adobe Photoshop
▲2%

Graphic Design
▲1%

National Average
$38,000

HTML
▼1%

Adobe Illustrator
▼3%

Adobe InDesign
▼3%

Design
▼3%

Illustration
▼3%

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 28%