The average salary for a Web Designer is AU$55,168.
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Job Description for Web Designer
A web designer develops, creates, and codes web pages and associated apps for individuals, companies, and other entities. They work with their clients to provide technical and graphical aspects of the website or application. Some web designers also help maintain the website for their customer after it is completed. As more and more websites require mobile touchscreen accessibility, web designers must be able to code sites that are simultaneously compatible with this platform as well. This is a r…Read more
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Popular Skills for Web Designer
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Skills in Web Design, Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).
Pay by Experience Level for Web Designer
An entry-level Web Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$43,074 based on 76 salaries. An early career Web Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$53,639 based on 227 salaries. A mid-career Web Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$62,225 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Web Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$74,881 based on 47 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$73,469.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Web Designer in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (10.5% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (0.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (20.0% less), Gold Coast, Queensland (9.9% less) and Hobart, Tasmania (9.4% less).
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