Average Visual Designer Salary

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The average salary for a Visual Designer is $65,972.
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$47k - $94k
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$1k - $36k
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$46k - $103k

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Job Satisfaction for Visual Designer

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Popular Employer Salaries for Visual Designer

The top respondents for the job title Visual Designer are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, Impetus and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.. Reported salaries are highest at Microsoft Corp where the average pay is $110,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Huge, earning around $79,863 and $71,500, respectively. Vertafore, Inc. pays the lowest at around $58,150. Impetus and Velir also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $63,984 and $67,000, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Visual Designer

Skills in User Interface Design, Web Design and User Experience (UX) Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Visual Designer

An entry-level Visual Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,022 based on 19 salaries. An early career Visual Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,360 based on 534 salaries. A mid-career Visual Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,492 based on 315 salaries. An experienced Visual Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,186 based on 111 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $92,903.
Employees with Visual Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 24.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (6.4% more) and New York, New York (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (9.2% less), Austin, Texas (5.6% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (4.0% less).

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