The average rate for a Graphic Artist is C$17.81 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$30,768 - C$68,304
C$31K
C$42K
C$68K
MEDIAN: C$41,772
10%
50%
90%
C$12.78 - C$30.07
C$13
C$19
C$30
MEDIAN: C$19.08
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$30,768 - C$68,304
Bonus C$203 - C$9,863
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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C$29,610 - C$66,677
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 81
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$12.78 - C$30.07
Hourly Tips C$1.08
Overtime C$17.11 - C$39.73
Annual Data C$0C$66K
Bonus C$203 - C$9,863
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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C$29,610 - C$66,677
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 90

Job Description for Graphic Artist

A graphic artist designs visual presentations of a wide variety, including advertisements, brochures, screen-printed tees, logos, signs, product illustrations, websites and more. A graphic artist works alone or with a group of illustrators, photographers and writers to meet the design demands of clients from all fields. The artist determines the size and arrangement of visual elements to facilitate communication between the client and a target audience.

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Graphic Artist Tasks

  • Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and select style and size of type.
  • Use computer software to generate new images.
  • Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and internet websites.
  • Confer with clients to discuss and determine layout design.

Graphic Artist Pay By Employer

$0$31K

Gannett Co Inc
7 profiles
$29,120

Common Career Paths for Graphic Artist


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Popular Skills for Graphic Artist

Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Artist

Pay by Experience for a Graphic Artist has a positive trend. An entry-level Graphic Artist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$38,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Graphic Artist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Graphic Artist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 28 salaries. A Graphic Artist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$41,289

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Key Stats for Graphic Artist

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Graphic Artist Salaries

▲5%

▲2%

▲2%

National Average
C$41,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Graphic Artist Salaries

National Average
C$41,000

Adobe Illustrator
▼2%



Graphic Design
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 31%