Web Designer Salary (Canada)
A Web Designer earns an average salary of C$48,083 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
|Salary||C$33,492 - C$62,966|
|Bonus||C$0.00 - C$5,113|
|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).)
|C$31,342 - C$70,757|
|Hourly Rate||C$14.37 - C$45.46|
|Overtime||C$19.44 - C$50.62|
|Bonus||C$0.00 - C$5,113|
|Total Pay (||C$31,342 - C$70,757|
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 rapidly changing job that requires the frequent updating of skills.Read More...
Web designers must be thoroughly familiar with internet technology and have excellent computer programming and coding skills. They must understand how networks function and have great attention to detail. Debugging website problems is a frequent task, so the ability to problem-solve is crucial as well. Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines are required for this position. Good customer relations skills and patience with clients are beneficial. Excellent verbal and written communication are very helpful as well. Web designers must know one or more computer coding languages, as well as have some graphic design skills.
Most web designers have an associate’s or undergraduate degree in computer programming or a related field. Some have graduate degrees in a relevant field as well. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Web Designer Tasks
- Conceptualize, create, develop, design and produce web promotions using graphics design software.
- Interprets creative "look" of each promotion and builds, develops layouts of those materials assigned.
- Ensure creative elements are inline with brand requirements.
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Pay by Experience Level for Web Designer
Pay by Experience for a Web Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Web Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 306 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Web 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$54,000 based on 140 salaries. An experienced Web Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 87 salaries. A Web 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$55,000 based on 11 salaries.
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