The average salary for a Graphic Artist / Designer is $46,538.
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Job Description for Graphic Artist / Designer
Graphic artists/designers are employed in many different industries in which the need for visually stimulating designs is necessary. They may work at advertising companies or may work in web design, entertainment, and many other fields. Graphic artists/designers are fortunate in that they are free to work with their own creativity and ingenuity in coming up with new ideas and producing visually appealing products. Graphic artists/designers work with a multitude of tools, including computer pr…Read more
Job Satisfaction for Graphic Artist / Designer
The top respondents for the job title Graphic Artist / Designer are from the companies Fastsigns, Inc, Universal Orlando and Universal Orlando. Reported salaries are highest at Fastsigns, Inc where the average pay is $37,500. Universal Orlando pays the lowest at around $37,468.
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Popular Skills for Graphic Artist / Designer
Skills in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe InDesign and Graphic Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Artist / Designer
An entry-level Graphic Artist / Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,446 based on 144 salaries. An early career Graphic Artist / Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,373 based on 1,360 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Artist / Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,992 based on 706 salaries. An experienced Graphic Artist / Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,573 based on 559 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,113.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Graphic Artist / Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 53.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (39.7% more) and New York, New York (25.4% more).
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