$49,206
Avg. Salary
$19.77
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,564

Bonus

$1,936

Profit Sharing

$3,600

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Web Designer is $19.77 per hour.

The average pay for a Web Designer is $49,206 per year.

10%
$11.70
10%
$19.77
50%
$47.25
90%
90%
MEDIAN $19.77
10%
$34k
10%
$49k
50%
$74k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $49,206
$33,739 - $74,191
$34K
$49K
$74K
MEDIAN: $49,206
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50%
90%

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$11.70 - $47.25
$12
$20
$47
MEDIAN: $19.77
10%
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$0$79K
Salary $33,739 - $74,191
Bonus $396 - $7,171
Profit Sharing $296 - $6,589
Commission $200 - $20,347
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,272 - $79,481
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,035
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $11.70 - $47.25
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $18.70 - $48.72
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $396 - $7,171
Commission $200 - $20,347
Profit Sharing $296 - $6,589
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,272 - $79,481
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,360

Job Description for Web Designer

A web designer develops, creates, and codes web pages and associated apps for individuals, companies, and other entities. They work with their clients to provide technical and graphical aspects of the website or application. Some web designers also help maintain the website for their customer after it is completed. As more and more websites require mobile touchscreen accessibility, web designers must be able to code sites that are simultaneously compatible with this platform as well. This is a rapidly changing job that requires the frequent updating of skills.

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Web Designer Pay By Employer

$0$234K

Self-Employed
14 profiles
$51,097

Common Career Paths for Web Designer


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As Web Designers transition into upper-level roles such as Senior User Experience Designer, they may see a strong upturn in salary. Senior User Experience Designers earn $103K on average per year. Going from Web Designer to Web Designer & Developer is the transition that occurs most often in this field, and the average paycheck for Web Designer & Developers is $46K. Many others choose to work as Senior Web Designers, where pay is typically $65K.

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Popular Skills for Web Designer


Survey results imply that Web Designers deploy a substantial tool kit of skills at work. Most notably, skills in User Interface Design, JavaScript, Web Design, and e-Commerce are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Dreamweaver, Wordpress, and Adobe InDesign. People who know Cascading Style Sheets usually also know HTML and Web Design. Most people skilled in Adobe Photoshop are similarly competent in Web Design and HTML.

Pay by Experience Level for Web Designer

Pay by Experience for a Web Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Web Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 1,892 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Web Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 885 salaries. An experienced Web Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 447 salaries. A Web Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 54 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,022

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Web Designers, 51 percent above the national average. Web Designers will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+32 percent), New York (+26 percent), Washington (+25 percent), and Boston (+23 percent). Trailing the national average by 7 percent, Charlotte is the market with the smallest paychecks. Below-median salaries also turn up in Atlanta and San Diego (5 percent lower).

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Key Stats for Web Designer

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 617 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Web Designer Salaries

▲28%

▲17%

▲9%

National Average
$48,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Web Designer Salaries


▲1%

▼0%

▼0%

National Average
$48,000

HTML
▼2%

▼2%








▼9%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 617 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 31%