The average hourly pay for a Graphic Artist with Adobe Photoshop skills is $16.12.
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Job Description for Graphic Artist
A graphic artist designs visual presentations of a wide variety, including advertisements, brochures, screen-printed tees, logos, signs, product illustrations, websites and more. A graphic artist works alone or with a group of illustrators, photographers and writers to meet the design demands of clients from all fields. The artist determines the size and arrangement of visual elements to facilitate communication between the client and a target audience. As graphic design is considered a young a…Read more
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Skills in Adobe Illustrator are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Illustration, Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF), Adobe InDesign and Graphic Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Artist
An entry-level Graphic Artist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.96 based on 24 salaries. An early career Graphic Artist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.23 based on 326 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Artist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.39 based on 212 salaries. An experienced Graphic Artist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.53 based on 205 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
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Employees with Graphic Artist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 132.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (70.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (15.3% more).
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