$45,767
Avg. Salary
$20.49
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Web Designer in Chicago, Illinois is $20.49 per hour.

The median Web Designer has a base pay of $45,767. Salaries generally range from $31k to $62k. The median bonus is . Skills that can affect salary include Adobe Photoshop, Web Design, Adobe Illustrator, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), JavaScript, Web Development, Graphic Design, Dreamweaver, HTML, HTML5, User Interface Design, Adobe InDesign, Wordpress.
$8.55
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$20.49
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$38.78
90%
MEDIAN $20.49
$31k
10%
$46k
50%
$62k
90%
MEDIAN $45,767
$31,449 - $62,078
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MEDIAN: $45,767
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$0$62K
Salary $31,449 - $62,078
Bonus $497 - $3,624
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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$30,341 - $62,833
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 59
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $8.55 - $38.78
Overtime $27.00
Annual Data $0$62K
Bonus $497 - $3,624
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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$30,341 - $62,833
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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 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.

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Web Designer Job Listings

Key Stats for Web Designer

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
89%
5-9 years
8%

Skills That Affect Web Designer Salaries

Dreamweaver
▲7%

JavaScript
▲3%

Web Design
▲1%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▲1%

Adobe Illustrator
▼0%

National Average
$45,000

Adobe Photoshop
▼2%

HTML
▼3%

HTML5
▼4%

User Interface Design
▼5%

Web Development
▼8%

Graphic Design
▼8%

Wordpress
▼13%

Adobe InDesign
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 30%