Average Entry-Level Graphic Designer Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$16.98
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$550
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Graphic Designer in Los Angeles, California is $16.98.
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$12.31
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$16.98
90%
$23.19
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $23
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$10 - $3,439
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$25,931 - $52,979

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Job Description for Graphic Designer

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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Popular Skills for Graphic Designer

Skills in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer

An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.26 based on 551 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.54 based on 292 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.57 based on 146 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 17.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (28.1% less), Atlanta, Georgia (14.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (11.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,021 survey responses.
Early Career
54.0%
Mid Career
28.6%
Experienced
14.3%
Late Career
3.1%