Average Entry-Level Graphic Designer Salary in Portland, Oregon

$36,812
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$700
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Graphic Designer in Portland, Oregon is $36,812.
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$34k
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$37k
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$49k
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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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Graphic Designer

An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,723 based on 217 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,584 based on 117 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,184 based on 45 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,463.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (13.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (9.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (14.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 399 survey responses.
Early Career
54.4%
Mid Career
29.3%
Experienced
11.3%
Late Career
5.0%