C$42,154
Avg. Salary
C$19.82
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$1,300

Profit Sharing

C$1,017

The average pay for a Graphic Artist / Designer is C$19.82 per hour.

The average pay for a Graphic Artist / Designer is C$42,154 per year.

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90%
MEDIAN $20
$30k
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$42k
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$62k
90%
MEDIAN $42,154
C$30,361 - C$61,671
C$30K
C$42K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$42,154
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50%
90%
C$13.74 - C$39.59
C$14
C$20
C$40
MEDIAN: C$19.82
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$67K
Salary C$30,361 - C$61,671
Bonus C$17.50 - C$5,057
Profit Sharing C$101 - C$10,850
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$30,001 - C$67,185
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 395
Hourly Data C$0C$43
Hourly Rate C$13.74 - C$39.59
Hourly Tips C$0.25
Overtime C$6.90 - C$43.41
Annual Data C$0C$67K
Bonus C$17.50 - C$5,057
Profit Sharing C$101 - C$10,850
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$30,001 - C$67,185
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 276

Job Description for Graphic Artist / Designer

Graphic artists/designers are employed in many different industries in which the need for visually stimulating designs is necessary. They may work at advertising companies or may work in web design, entertainment, and many other fields. Graphic artists/designers are fortunate in that they are free to work with their own creativity and ingenuity in coming up with new ideas and producing visually appealing products.

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Graphic Artist / Designer 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.

Common Career Paths for Graphic Artist / Designer


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Popular Skills for Graphic Artist / Designer

Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Artist / Designer

Pay by Experience for a Graphic Artist / Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Graphic Artist / Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 256 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Graphic Artist / Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 185 salaries. An experienced Graphic Artist / Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 112 salaries. A Graphic Artist / Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 42 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

24%

6%

1%

-1%

-6%

-7%

National Average: C$41,875

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Graphic Artist / Designer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Graphic Artist / Designer?

Graphic Artist / Designer in Montreal:
"Great opportunity."
Pros: Multicultural environment, there are many job opportunities. Walk ability.
Cons: Competitive graphic design jobs. Traffic.

Graphic Artist / Designer in Timmins:
"Graphic Designer - Marketing - Coordinator."
Never assume ! Deadlines + stress = Job accomplished !

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Key Stats for Graphic Artist / Designer

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

▲22%

▲17%

▲3%

National Average
C$42,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

National Average
C$42,000


▼1%

Adobe InDesign
▼2%

Desktop Publishing
▼2%

Design
▼2%

Illustration
▼2%


Microsoft Office
▼3%


QuarkXPress
▼4%


HTML
▼7%

Flash
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 37%