Average Late-Career Graphic Designer with Adobe Illustrator Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$72,877
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$5,650
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The average salary for a Late-Career Graphic Designer with Adobe Illustrator skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $72,877.
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$66k
MEDIAN
$73k
75%
$112k
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$66k - $112k
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$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$42k - $115k

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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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Popular Skills for Graphic Designer

Skills in Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Acrobat, Graphic Design and Adobe InDesign.

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 $40,654 based on 5 salaries. An early career Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,861 based on 131 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,166 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,986 based on 25 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (30.6% less), Atlanta, Georgia (28.1% less) and Denver, Colorado (25.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 238 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.1%
Early Career
55.0%
Mid Career
32.4%
Experienced
10.5%