The average salary for an Early-Career Web Designer with Wordpress skills is $43,151.
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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.
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Popular Skills for Web Designer
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
Skills in Web Design, Adobe Photoshop, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Adobe Illustrator and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average.
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 $38,936 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Web Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,854 based on 191 salaries. An experienced Web Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,143 based on 109 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $73,698.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Web Designer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 36.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (21.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (19.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (1.5% less).
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