Average Early-Career Graphic Designer with Graphic Design Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$44,347
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$36k
MEDIAN
$44k
90%
$59k

The average salary for a Graphic Designer is $44,347

Base Salary
$36k - $59k
Bonus
$255 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $500
Total Pay
$33k - $62k
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What Do Graphic Designers Do?

Graphic Designer Tasks
  • Design and develop product brand identity.
  • Direct marketing design projects, collaborating with multiple departments.
  • Create and assemble images and graphics to produce designs for websites, print media, product design, displays and productions.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
75.6%
Male
22.0%
Prefer to self-define
2.4%
This data is based on 82 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

69%

Dental

55%

Vision

47%

None

31%