The average pay for a Graphic Designer in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$50,283 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AU$39,034 - AU$66,265
AU$39K
AU$50K
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$50,381
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.66 - AU$41.26
AU$19
AU$25
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$24.57
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$39,034 - AU$66,265
Bonus AU$118 - AU$5,195
Profit Sharing AU$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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AU$39,088 - AU$69,137
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 752
Hourly Data AU$0AU$121
Hourly Rate AU$18.66 - AU$41.26
Hourly Tips AU$7.69
Overtime AU$10.00 - AU$121
Annual Data AU$0AU$69K
Bonus AU$118 - AU$5,195
Profit Sharing AU$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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AU$39,088 - AU$69,137
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 243

Job Description for Graphic Designer

Graphic designers use color, illustrations, fonts, and layout to visually communicate a message or present a product. They design logos, product packaging, print materials, and websites, among many other things. Graphic designers are found in a variety of industries and in different capacities. For instance, a designer might be employed as in-house staff for a company to work on promotional materials for the organization, or a designer might work for a design agency with many clients and projects. Newspapers, advertising firms, technology-oriented companies, and other organizations commonly employ designers. Additionally, many graphic designers are self-employed, working as independent contractors on a per-project basis.

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Graphic Designer Tasks

  • Create and assemble images and graphics to produce designs for websites, print media, product design, displays and productions.
  • Direct marketing design projects, collaborating with multiple departments.
  • Design and develop product brand identity.

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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer

Pay by Experience for a Graphic Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Graphic Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 697 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Graphic Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 344 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 117 salaries. A Graphic Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 23 salaries.

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

▲21%

▲21%

▲7%

National Average
AU$51,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries




Adobe InDesign
▼0%

Illustration
▼0%

Product Photography
▼0%

National Average
AU$51,000




▼1%

Web Design
▼1%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 93%