Average Senior Graphic Designer Salary in Melbourne, Victoria

AU$71,771
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AU$3,500
Bonus
AU$850
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The average salary for a Senior Graphic Designer in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$71,771.
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AU$55k
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AU$88k
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MEDIAN AU$71,771
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Salary
AU$55k - AU$88k
Bonus
AU$201 - AU$10k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$850
Total Pay
AU$55k - AU$93k

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Job Description for Senior Graphic Designer

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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Senior Graphic Designer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Senior Graphic Designer
Art Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Senior Graphic Designer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Senior Graphic Designer

Skills in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Design and Graphic Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Graphic Designer

An early career Senior Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$61,630 based on 40 salaries. A mid-career Senior Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$70,614 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Senior Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$75,455 based on 131 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$77,930.
Employees with Senior Graphic Designer in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 4.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (14.8% less), Adelaide, South Australia (10.6% less) and Perth, Western Australia (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 323 survey responses.
Early Career
12.4%
Mid Career
39.0%
Experienced
40.6%
Late Career
8.0%

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