The average hourly pay for a Graphic Designer at Microsoft Corp is $37.68.
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Job Description for Graphic Designer
Graphic designers use color, illustrations, fonts, and layout to visually communicate a message or present a product. They design logos, product packaging, print materials, and websites, among many other things. Graphic designers are found in a variety of industries and in different capacities. For instance, a designer might be employed as in-house staff for a company to work on promotional materials for the organization, or a designer might work for a design agency with many clients and project…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Graphic Designer
The top respondents for the job title Graphic Designer are from the companies Fastsigns, Inc, Minuteman Press and Signarama. Reported salaries are highest at Self-Employed where the average pay is $40.00. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include YMCA and Fastsigns, Inc, earning around $17.42 and $15.79, respectively. Signarama pays the lowest at around $13.31. Gannett Co Inc and Minuteman Press also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.45 and $15.09, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Graphic Designer
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Adobe Illustrator are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer
A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38.00 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $34.08 based on 5 salaries.
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