Average Illustrator Hourly Pay

$20.23
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$10.35
MEDIAN
$20.23
90%
$49.40

The average hourly pay for an Illustrator is $20.23

Hourly Rate
$10 - $49
Bonus
$197 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $8k
Total Pay
$25k - $94k
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What Do Illustrators Do?

Illustrator Tasks
  • Develop artwork for specific projects that meets requirements.
  • Use design and artistic software to alter and improve artwork.
  • Deliver finished illustrations for a variety of projects, within deadlines and according to specifications.
  • Research and interpret design and retail market trends.
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Job Satisfaction for Illustrator

4 out of 5
(27)
Highly Satisfied
7Reviews
Based on 27 responses, the job of Illustrator has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.04 out of 5. On average, Illustrators are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
55.0%
Male
42.3%
Prefer to self-define
2.7%
This data is based on 149 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

42%

Dental

30%

Vision

25%

None

57%