Average Experienced Graphic Designer with Illustration Skills Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

$24.25
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$1,182
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Graphic Designer with Illustration skills in San Diego, California is $24.25.
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$15.72
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$24.25
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$32.56
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$16 - $33
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$0 - $1,182
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$31,252 - $102,578
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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, Graphic Design, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

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 $16.24 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.20 based on 16 salaries.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 157.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (23.7% more) and New York, New York (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (40.3% less), Dallas, Texas (26.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (19.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Early Career
50.0%
Mid Career
50.0%