A Graphic Designer earns an average wage of $9.70 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$10,234 - $32,973
$10K
$24K
$33K
MEDIAN: $23,658
10%
50%
90%
$7.47 - $22.51
$7
$9
$23
MEDIAN: $9.70
10%
50%
90%
$0$35K
Salary $10,234 - $32,973
Bonus $450
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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$15,185 - $35,844
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $7.47 - $22.51
Overtime $12.00
Annual Data $0$35K
Bonus $450
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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$15,185 - $35,844
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 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 Pay By Employer

$0$186K

Fastsigns, Inc
55 profiles
$31,650

Minuteman Press
46 profiles
$31,084

$39,273

Self-Employed
20 profiles
$98,800

Nordstrom, Inc.
19 profiles
$60,978

$34,892

Gannett Co Inc
16 profiles
$29,550

Signarama
16 profiles
$26,004

$29,445

YMCA
13 profiles
$38,414

Graphic Designer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $22,659

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

Graphic Designer Reviews

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

Graphic Designer in Vega Alta:
"Stressing job that I love regardles."
Pros: The diffrent types if media my work gets recognized.
Cons: Too much work for one designer. Vert stressfull.

Key Stats for Graphic Designer

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%

Experience Affects Graphic Designer Salaries

▲19%

▲2%

National Average
$23,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Graphic Designer Salaries




National Average
$23,000


Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 54%