Average Mid-Career Graphic Designer Salary in Kansas City, Missouri

$41,320
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$2,948
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Graphic Designer in Kansas City, Missouri is $41,320.
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$37k
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$41k
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$54k
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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 Illustrator and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Illustration, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Photoshop.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designers?

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 $35,583 based on 11 salaries. An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,200 based on 94 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,396 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $56,365.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 77.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (42.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (41.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 134 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.2%
Early Career
70.1%
Experienced
14.9%
Late Career
6.7%