Graphic Designer (United States)

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info SALARY PROFILES
65
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
US$ 48,028
info AVG. NET SALARY
US$ 36,953
  UPDATED: 06 Jan 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 23%

What is average salary for Graphic Designer in United States?

Based on our survey (65 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Graphic Designer in United States is US$ 48,028. Average NET salary is US$ 36,953. The most frequent GROSS salary is US$ 43,407. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 2-4 Years.

City Avg. gross salary Profiles
Los Angeles US$ 55,632 05
New York City US$ 68,900 04
Minneapolis US$ 68,217 04
San Francisco US$ 60,800 04
Chicago US$ 46,000 03
Fort Lauderdale US$ 44,000 03
Philadelphia US$ 34,333 03
Baltimore US$ 70,000 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Graphic Designer in United States

Below is the list of 65 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(65/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 06 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Creating social graphics, and printable graphics, trade show booth design, and promotional products, brand awareness."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000

(64/65) CREATIVE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 10 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Art direction photography graphic design."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 125,000

(63/65) MARKETING GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 20 Jun 2018

      

Some College, 2-4 years: "Do design work to advertise and market my specific company including all social media bases."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,600

(62/65) MOBILE APP DESIGNER


 Posted: 04 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Create front end designs for a mobile app."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 20,000

(61/65) COLOR SEPARATIONS


 Posted: 24 Jul 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Prepare finished graphics to print with offset press process."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 64,000

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(60/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 24 Nov 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Design for brands and digital products."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

(59/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 11 Nov 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Senior Design and Brand Manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 66,500

(58/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Jul 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Self Employed Graphic Designer for 10 years."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 82,000

(57/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 04 May 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Branding and Web, html and css."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 57,000

(56/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 Feb 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Work in advertsing big clients."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

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(55/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 19 Aug 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(54/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 31 Jul 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 85,000

(53/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 May 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 44,000

(52/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 18 Apr 2015

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

(51/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 17 Apr 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 47,000

(50/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Mar 2015

   

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 56,000

(49/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Oct 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

(48/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 01 Apr 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 42,000

(47/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 22 Feb 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 51,000

(46/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 31 Jan 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000

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(45/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Nov 2013

   

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 23,750

(44/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 04 Nov 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 66,000

(43/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 01 Oct 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 58,000

(42/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 23 Sep 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

(41/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 09 Sep 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 85,000

(40/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 23 Jun 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 35,000

(39/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 32,000

(38/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 11 Feb 2013

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 51,000

(37/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 16 Jul 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,750

(36/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 10 May 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 25,000

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(35/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 May 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 69,010

(34/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 May 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 34,870

(33/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Apr 2012

   

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 37,000

(32/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 04 Apr 2012

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 59,160

(31/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 27 Mar 2012

   

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 24,000

(30/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 22 Mar 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 38,000

(29/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2012

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 46,000

(28/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Feb 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 38,200

(27/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 Dec 2011

      

Some College education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 31,000

(26/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 16 Nov 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 52,000

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(25/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 Nov 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(24/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 46,000

(23/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 09 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

(22/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 43,000

(21/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 05 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 42,000

(20/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

(19/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(18/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 25 Sep 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(17/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 22 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 44,000

(16/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

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(15/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

(14/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 21,000

(13/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(12/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 06 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 33,000

(11/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 22,000

(10/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 24 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 33,000

(9/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 24 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 35,000

(8/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 15 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 36,000

(7/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 15 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 30,000

(6/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 28 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 55,000

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(5/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000

(4/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 49,000

(3/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 07 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000

(2/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 26,000

(1/65) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 10 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 46,000

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   GRAPHIC DESIGNER   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
125K US$ 125,000
01
105K US$ 100,000
03
85K US$ 84,000
03
65K US$ 64,251
06
55K US$ 53,916
10
45K US$ 43,407
19
35K US$ 33,354
16
25K US$ 23,107
07

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   GRAPHIC DESIGNER   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 58,281 18
Female US$ 50,688 20
N/A US$ 39,222 27

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   GRAPHIC DESIGNER   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 53,200 05
Bachelors Degree US$ 49,045 51
Some College US$ 39,390 09

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   GRAPHIC DESIGNER   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 56,723 03
16-20 Years US$ 62,666 06
12-16 Years US$ 67,000 07
8-12 Years US$ 54,187 08
4-8 Years US$ 45,962 10
2-4 Years US$ 40,733 12
1-2 Years US$ 34,300 10
0-1 Year US$ 42,416 09

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  SURVEY BY AGES   GRAPHIC DESIGNER   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
63-68 US$ 69,010 01
57-62 US$ 59,160 01
45-50 US$ 72,500 02
39-44 US$ 78,600 05
33-38 US$ 53,510 07
27-32 US$ 50,944 09
22-26 US$ 43,633 12
16-21 US$ 40,000 01
N/A US$ 39,222 27

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  SURVEY BY WORK   GRAPHIC DESIGNER   UNITED STATES

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Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 48,834 60
Contract US$ 26,000 01
Self Employed US$ 61,000 02
Part Time US$ 21,875 02

  SURVEY BY CITIES   GRAPHIC DESIGNER   UNITED STATES

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# Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Baltimore Graphic Designer US$ 70,000 02
2. New York City Graphic Designer US$ 68,900 04
3. Minneapolis Graphic Designer US$ 68,217 04
4. San Francisco Graphic Designer US$ 60,800 04
5. Los Angeles Graphic Designer US$ 55,632 05
6. Dallas Graphic Designer US$ 48,000 02
7. Chicago Graphic Designer US$ 46,000 03
8. Fort Lauderdale Graphic Designer US$ 44,000 03
9. Plano Graphic Designer US$ 42,500 02
10. Denver Graphic Designer US$ 36,000 02
11. Boston Graphic Designer US$ 34,500 02
12. Philadelphia Graphic Designer US$ 34,333 03
13. Salt Lake City Graphic Designer US$ 32,500 02
14. Sacramento Graphic Designer US$ 26,000 02

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    GRAPHIC DESIGNER

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia Graphic Designer US$ 50,460 AU$ 55,300 15
2. United States United States US$ 48,028 US$ 48,028 65
3. Canada Canada Graphic Designer US$ 45,893 CA$ 48,850 10
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Graphic Designer US$ 44,216 GBP 28,444 09
5. China China Graphic Designer US$ 20,327 CNY 130,966 07
6. India India Graphic Designer US$ 8,444 INR 521,588 17

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