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Senior Graphic Designer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Senior Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $58,377 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$40,005 - $74,387
(Median)
$40K
$58K
$74K
MEDIAN: $58,377
10%
50%
90%

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$17.17 - $56.41
(Median)
$17
$40
$56
MEDIAN: $40
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$40,005 - $74,387  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,027  
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).
)
$39,924 - $85,052  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$17.17 - $56.41  
   
Overtime
$38.83 - $49.69  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,027  
   
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).
)
$39,924 - $85,052  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Senior Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%


National Average
$61,000



Skills That Affect Senior Graphic Designer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

User Interface Design
up arrow 9%

Macintosh
up arrow 1%

National Average
$61,000

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 2%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 2%

Web Design
up arrow 2%

Design
up arrow 3%

HTML
up arrow 3%

Graphic Design
up arrow 4%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 4%


Illustration
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 13%
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