The average salary for a Web Designer with HTML skills is $48,899.
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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
Web Designer Tasks
- Conceptualize, create, develop, design and produce web promotions using graphics design software.
- Interprets creative "look" of each promotion and builds, develops layouts of those materials assigned.
- Ensure creative elements are inline with brand requirements.
Popular Employer Salaries for Web Designer
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Popular Skills for Web Designer
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Skills in Web Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Graphic Design, Adobe Illustrator, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and Adobe Photoshop.
Pay by Experience Level for Web Designer
An entry-level Web Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,368 based on 52 salaries. An early career Web Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,917 based on 523 salaries. A mid-career Web Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,622 based on 277 salaries. An experienced Web Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,915 based on 143 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Web Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 43.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (35.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (15.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (14.1% less).
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