Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising Salary

Advertising Product Designers in the United States may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $41K per year. Geography and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. More than half of Advertising Product Designers (69 percent) survey participants are women. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Advertising Product Designers — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, more than two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a majority and dental insurance is reported by more than a third. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$28,833 - $62,380
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$41K
$62K
MEDIAN: $40,646
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$10.23 - $22.30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$28,833 - $62,380  
   
Bonus
$250.00 - $6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$23,716 - $62,463  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.23 - $22.30  
   
Overtime
$17.12 - $29.50  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$250.00 - $6,000  
   
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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$23,716 - $62,463  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65

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Job Description for Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising

  • Create high quality products and prototypes that fit with brand and consumer modeling.
  • Conduct and interpret market research.
  • Design packaging and delivery mechanisms for products, reviewing samples to ensure specifications are met.
  • Propose and execute storyboards, prototypes, and final products with a team of engineers, marketers, and producers.

Common Career Paths for Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising


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Many Advertising Product Designers move into a Senior Graphic Designer role, and folks who currently hold that position report a much higher median income of $54K per year.

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Popular Skills for Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising


Survey takers working as Advertising Product Designers report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Adobe After Effects, HTML, Macintosh, and Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Desktop Publishing, Microsoft Office, and Design. For most people, competency in Adobe Illustrator indicates knowledge of Graphic Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising

Pay by Experience for a Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising has a positive trend. An entry-level Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 82 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 31 salaries. A Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,405

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

For Advertising Product Designers, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 79 percent above the national average. Advertising Product Designers will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+6 percent) and Los Angeles (+3 percent).

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Key Stats for Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising Salaries

▲62%

▲32%

▲7%

National Average
$36,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Product Designer, Graphic Arts / Advertising Salaries

Adobe After Effects
▲10%

HTML
▲5%

▲1%

National Average
$36,000




▼3%


▼11%

▼11%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 42%