The average salary for a Late-Career Graphic Designer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $57,465.
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Job Description for Graphic Designer
Graphic designers use color, illustrations, fonts, and layout to visually communicate a message or present a product. They design logos, product packaging, print materials, and websites, among many other things. Graphic designers are found in a variety of industries and in different capacities. For instance, a designer might be employed as in-house staff for a company to work on promotional materials for the organization, or a designer might work for a design agency with many clients and project…Read more
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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Popular Skills for Graphic Designer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.
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 $36,629 based on 10 salaries. An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,095 based on 186 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,020 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,296 based on 37 salaries.
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Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 30.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (23.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (4.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (4.4% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (0.6% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (0.1% less).
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