Average Mid-Career Graphic Designer with Illustration Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$73,205
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,500
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Mid-Career Graphic Designer with Illustration skills in San Francisco, California is $73,205.
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$73k
90%
$97k
Is Graphic Designer your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$49k - $97k
Bonus
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$50k - $108k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.

Graphic Designer Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Graphic Designer

Skills in Adobe Photoshop and Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Graphic Design, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator.

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 $62,067 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,899 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (37.6% less), San Diego, California (34.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (33.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 47 survey responses.
Early Career
78.7%
Experienced
21.3%