The average hourly pay for an Experienced Graphic Artist / Designer in Australia is AU$30.51.
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AU$42,294 - AU$100,897
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Job Description for Graphic Artist / Designer
Graphic artists/designers are employed in many different industries in which the need for visually stimulating designs is necessary. They may work at advertising companies or may work in web design, entertainment, and many other fields. Graphic artists/designers are fortunate in that they are free to work with their own creativity and ingenuity in coming up with new ideas and producing visually appealing products. Graphic artists/designers work with a multitude of tools, including computer pr…Read more
Explore the most common career paths for Graphic Artist / Designer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
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Popular Skills for Graphic Artist / Designer
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Design and Adobe Illustrator.
Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Artist / Designer
An entry-level Graphic Artist / Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$20.47 based on 50 salaries. An early career Graphic Artist / Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$24.17 based on 212 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Artist / Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$27.66 based on 133 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$31.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Graphic Artist / Designer in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 62.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (12.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (18.1% less), Perth, Western Australia (1.7% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (0.1% less).
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