The average salary for an Early-Career Web Designer in Washington, District of Columbia is $55,968.
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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 r…Read more
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Popular Skills for Web Designer
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML5, HTML, Adobe Photoshop, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and Web Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Web Designer
A mid-career Web Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $64,273 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Web Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 6 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Web Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 25.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (5.1% more) and New York, New York (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (13.1% less), Portland, Oregon (13.0% less) and San Diego, California (12.5% less).
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