A Graphic Artist / Designer in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$40,190 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

C$30,639 - C$78,297
C$31K
C$52K
C$78K
MEDIAN: C$51,500
10%
50%
90%
C$22.38 - C$39.31
C$29
MEDIAN: C$28.60
50%
C$0C$82K
Salary C$30,639 - C$78,297
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$33,975 - C$82,921
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
Hourly Data C$0C$40
Hourly Rate C$28.60
Overtime C$40.00
Annual Data C$0C$82K
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$33,975 - C$82,921
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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.

Graphic Artist / Designer Job Listings

Key Stats for Graphic Artist / Designer

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

Experienced
▲28%

National Average
C$54,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Graphic Artist / Designer Salaries

Adobe Illustrator
▲20%

Adobe Photoshop
▲9%

National Average
C$54,000

Adobe InDesign
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 31%