Average Graphic Designer with Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) Skills Salary

$42,939
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,173
Bonus
$2,750
Commission
$1,700
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Graphic Designer with Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) skills is $42,939.
10%
$31k
MEDIAN
$43k
90%
$60k
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$31k - $60k
Bonus
$292 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$727 - $5k
Commission
$102 - $12k
Total Pay
$27k - $60k

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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, Jake's Franchising and Jake's Franchising. Reported salaries are highest at Jake's Franchising where the average pay is $34,500. Fastsigns, Inc pays the lowest at around $29,492.

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Popular Skills for Graphic Designer

Skills in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Graphic Design and Design are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $36,598 based on 81 salaries. An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,300 based on 1,479 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,456 based on 876 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,428 based on 591 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $52,245.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 36.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (22.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (13.7% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,315 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.4%
Early Career
44.6%
Mid Career
26.4%
Experienced
17.8%
Late Career
8.7%