AU$69,271
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

AU$3,052

Profit Sharing

AU$800

The average pay for a Senior Graphic Designer with Adobe Illustrator skills in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$74,764 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$49,284 - AU$86,444
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MEDIAN: AU$69,271
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AU$21.36 - AU$75.50
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AU$0AU$90K
Salary AU$49,284 - AU$86,444
Bonus AU$252 - AU$7,096
Profit Sharing AU$800
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$49,365 - AU$90,261
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 126
Hourly Data AU$0AU$169
Hourly Rate AU$21.36 - AU$75.50
Overtime AU$170
Annual Data AU$0AU$90K
Bonus AU$252 - AU$7,096
Profit Sharing AU$800
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$49,365 - AU$90,261
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

Job Description for Senior Graphic Designer

Teams that create drawings, backgrounds, lettering, or other original graphics for commercial purposes work in graphic design. A senior graphic designer is often the leader of such teams, and he or she may have one or more junior graphic designers and other support personnel working with him or her. The senior graphic designer typically will be the member of the team who receives the various jobs to be performed and works out the parameters, requirements, and scope of the design. While the designer will normally perform much of this work, he or she will also delegate graphic work to other junior graphic designers on the team, typically suggesting edits to work and giving final approval before their work is submitted.

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Senior Graphic Designer Tasks

  • Design or create artwork to meet specific marketing or promotional needs.
  • May lead team of lower level graphic designers.
  • May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects but is often created by computer technology.

Senior Graphic Designer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Graphic Designer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Graphic Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Graphic Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior 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$78,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Senior Graphic Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$78,000 based on 36 salaries. A Senior 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$74,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Senior Graphic Designer Salaries

▲12%

▲12%

▲6%

National Average
AU$70,000

▼25%

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 94%