Average Graphic Designer with Adobe Photoshop Skills Salary

$43,943
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,192
Bonus
$2,000
Commission
$1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Graphic Designer with Adobe Photoshop skills is $43,943.
10%
$32k
MEDIAN
$44k
90%
$62k
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$32k - $62k
Bonus
$250 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$300 - $6k
Commission
$483 - $7k
Total Pay
$29k - $61k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Graphic Designer

The top respondents for the job title Graphic Designer are from the companies Fastsigns, Inc, Gannett Co Inc and Signarama. Reported salaries are highest at Nordstrom, Inc. where the average pay is $56,673. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Gannett Co Inc and Signarama, earning around $45,000 and $43,233, respectively. Fastsigns, Inc pays the lowest at around $38,000. YMCA and BrandMuscle, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $38,300 and $40,236, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Graphic Designer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer

An entry-level Graphic Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,276 based on 549 salaries. An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,242 based on 9,631 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,699 based on 5,187 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,675 based on 3,093 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,399.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (22.4% more) and New York, New York (16.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 19,674 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.8%
Early Career
49.0%
Mid Career
26.4%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
6.2%