A Mid-Career Graphic Designer in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$48,131 per year. A skill in Adobe PDF is associated with high pay for this job.

C$40,359 - C$61,588
C$40K
C$49K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$48,955
10%
50%
90%
C$15.10 - C$29.87
C$15
C$25
C$30
MEDIAN: C$24.76
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$62K
Salary C$40,359 - C$61,588
Bonus C$800
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$36,625 - C$62,115
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 37
Hourly Data C$0C$33
Hourly Rate C$15.10 - C$29.87
Overtime C$33.51
Annual Data C$0C$62K
Bonus C$800
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$36,625 - C$62,115
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Graphic Designer

Graphic designers use color, illustrations, fonts, and layout to visually communicate a message or present a product. They design logos, product packaging, print materials, and websites, among many other things. Graphic designers are found in a variety of industries and in different capacities. For instance, a designer might be employed as in-house staff for a company to work on promotional materials for the organization, or a designer might work for a design agency with many clients and projects. Newspapers, advertising firms, technology-oriented companies, and other organizations commonly employ designers. Additionally, many graphic designers are self-employed, working as independent contractors on a per-project basis.

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Graphic Designer Tasks

  • Create and assemble images and graphics to produce designs for websites, print media, product design, displays and productions.
  • Direct marketing design projects, collaborating with multiple departments.
  • Design and develop product brand identity.

Graphic Designer Job Listings

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
5-9 years
83%
10-19 years
17%

Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries

Adobe PDF
▲8%

Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF)
▲6%

Adobe InDesign
▼0%

National Average
C$50,000

Web Design
▼1%

Branding
▼4%

Adobe Illustrator
▼5%

Adobe Photoshop
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Graphic Design
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 22%