Average Late-Career Graphic Designer with Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) Skills Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

$30.00
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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Graphic Designer with Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) skills in San Diego, California is $30.00.
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What Do Graphic Designers Do?

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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Graphic Designers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Graphic Design, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designers?

An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.83 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.64 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.00 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 120.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (114.8% more) and Portland, Oregon (1.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 36 survey responses.
Early Career
55.6%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
19.4%