Average Experienced Graphic Designer with Adobe InDesign Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$54,699
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$2,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Graphic Designer with Adobe InDesign skills in San Diego, California is $54,699.
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$45k
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$74k
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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 are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Design, Adobe Acrobat, Graphic Design 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 $47,166 based on 5 salaries. An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,950 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,794 based on 51 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $58,500.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 29.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (13.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (5.2% less), Chicago, Illinois (1.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 158 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.2%
Early Career
56.3%
Mid Career
32.3%
Late Career
8.2%