Average Entry-Level Graphic Designer with Graphic Design Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$41,227
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$400
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Graphic Designer with Graphic Design skills in Los Angeles, California is $41,227.
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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 in Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Illustrator 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 $47,868 based on 230 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,643 based on 136 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,019 based on 61 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,503.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 30.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (0.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (11.5% less), Charlotte, North Carolina (6.2% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 440 survey responses.
Early Career
52.3%
Mid Career
30.9%
Experienced
13.9%
Late Career
3.0%