Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Graphic Designer is $63,604
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Graphic Designers?
An early career Senior Graphic Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $57,717 based on 117 salaries. A mid-career Senior Graphic Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,268 based on 362 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Senior Graphic Designers Do?
Teams that create drawings, backgrounds, lettering, or other original graphics for commercial purposes work in graphic design. A senior graphic designer is often the leader of such teams, and he or she may have one or more junior graphic designers and other support personnel working with him or her. The senior graphic designer typically will be the member of the team who receives the various jobs to be performed and works out the parameters, requirements, and scope of the design. While the …Read more
- May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects but is often created by computer technology.
- May lead team of lower level graphic designers.
- Design or create artwork to meet specific marketing or promotional needs.