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Average Early-Career Graphic Designer with Adobe After Effects Skills Salary

$44,027
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,586
Bonus
$2,438
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The average salary for an Early-Career Graphic Designer with Adobe After Effects skills is $44,027.
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$34k
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$44k
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$62k
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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.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Graphic Designers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Design, Graphic Design, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator 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 $38,362 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,395 based on 335 salaries. An experienced Graphic Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,228 based on 136 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $58,854.
Employees with Graphic Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 52.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (24.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (12.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (10.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 547 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.1%
Mid Career
61.2%
Experienced
24.9%
Late Career
6.8%