$52,649
Avg. Salary
$19.50
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,903

Bonus

$4,500

Profit Sharing

$1,017

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Digital Designer is $19.50 per hour.

The median Digital Designer has a base pay of $52,649. Salaries generally range from $38k to $78k. The median bonus is $2,903. Skills that can affect salary include Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Graphic Design, Web Design, Adobe InDesign, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), HTML5, HTML, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Flash, Flash, Web Development, User Interface Design, Dreamweaver, Adobe Dreamweaver.
$13.41
10%
$19.50
50%
$32.33
90%
MEDIAN $19.50
$38k
10%
$53k
50%
$78k
90%
MEDIAN $52,649
$37,925 - $77,976
$38K
$53K
$78K
MEDIAN: $52,649
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$13.41 - $32.33
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$0$77K
Salary $37,925 - $77,976
Bonus $808 - $7,086
Profit Sharing $397 - $9,787
Commission $1,017
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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$34,284 - $77,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 687
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $13.41 - $32.33
Overtime $19.93 - $38.74
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $808 - $7,086
Commission $1,017
Profit Sharing $397 - $9,787
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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$34,284 - $77,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 170

Job Description for Digital Designer

A digital designer's duties vary heavily depending on their company's field. For example, if the digital designer works for a web design company, they will likely spend their days working in PhotoShop and DreamWeaver, creating web pages. If they work for an animation studio, they might design and animate characters. If their company's specialty is marketing or public relations, they might design brochures, business cards, or media kits. Freelance digital designers may also work across a variety of mediums.

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Digital Designer Tasks
  • Act as expert and mentor in digital design internally and with clients.
  • Partner with technical and creative sides to construct and deliver high quality products.
  • Participate in development, design, and revision of design solutions.

Digital Designer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Digital Designer

Pay by Experience Level for Digital Designer

Pay by Experience for a Digital Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Digital Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 268 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Digital Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 140 salaries. An experienced Digital Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 83 salaries. A Digital Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

15%

11%

3%

-6%

-7%

National Average: $51,364

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

Digital Designer Reviews

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

Digital Designer in Boston:
"Awesome."
Pros: The city is always changing and it’s so amazing to watch
Cons: Traffic

Digital Designer in Seattle:
"I would receive no raises."
Don't work here

Digital Designer in New York:
Pros: Work is consistent, I don't work too many weekends and free bagels on Fridays.
Cons: Poor management, work is low on volume and not very interesting.

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Key Stats for Digital Designer

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 168 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Digital Designer Salaries

▲32%

▲18%

▲18%

National Average
$51,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Digital Designer Salaries

User Interface Design
▲19%


▲3%

▲1%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼0%

HTML5
▼0%

HTML
▼0%

National Average
$51,000






Adobe Dreamweaver
▼14%

Dreamweaver
▼15%

▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 168 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 16%