Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Graphic Design make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$68,266 / yrTotal Pay
$47,550 / yrBase Pay
$20,715 / yrAdditional Pay

$68,266

 / yr
$24K$196K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Graphic Design is $68,266 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $47,550 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $20,715 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Graphic Design salary is $47,550. Salaries can range from $24,385 - $195,598. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Graphic Design in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $68,266.

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What are some related job titles for Graphic Design?

Some related job titles are Assistant Graphic Designer Salaries with median pay of $67,822, Associate Graphic Designer Salaries with median pay of $70,725, Freelance Graphic Designer Salaries with median pay of $64,848, Graphic Design Intern Salaries with median pay of $55,230.

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Walt Disney Company
4.0

Walt Disney Company

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$15

$25

$15 - $25 Range

Rocket Companies
3.6

Rocket Companies

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $19

$14

$19

$14 - $19 Range

Walt Disney Imagineering
4.0

Walt Disney Imagineering

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$22

$27

$22 - $27 Range

Manhattan Group
3.1

Manhattan Group

Graphic Design - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $21 - $26

$21

$26

$21 - $26 Range

Michigan State University
4.3

Michigan State University

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

NBCUniversal
4.1

NBCUniversal

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
4.5

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $13

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

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Purdue University
4.3

Purdue University

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $12

$10

$12

$10 - $12 Range

Pentagram Design
3.1

Pentagram Design

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $15

$12

$15

$12 - $15 Range

Loyola University Chicago
3.9

Loyola University Chicago

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $14

$11

$14

$11 - $14 Range

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
3.4

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$22

 /hr
Range: $20 - $22

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

BrandMuscle
3.2

BrandMuscle

Graphic Design

$39,740

 /yr
Range: $35K - $45K

$35K

$45K

$35,065 - $44,894 Range

UCLA
4.3

UCLA

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $17

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Design

$75,000

 /yr
Range: $31K - $100K

$31K

$100K

$30,769 - $100,000 Range

Sodexo
3.4

Sodexo

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$12

$18

$12 - $18 Range

Mueller Communications
4.2

Mueller Communications

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$14

 /hr
Range: $14 - $14

$14

$14

$14 - $14 Range

University of Missouri
3.9

University of Missouri

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$10

 /hr
Range: $10 - $11

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

UC San Diego
4.3

UC San Diego

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

Uline
3.4

Uline

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $20

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

University of Notre Dame
4.3

University of Notre Dame

Graphic Design - Hourly Intern

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $17

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

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$40,000

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8 days ago by a Graphic Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$10,000

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8 days ago by a Graphic Designer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$63,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Marketing Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$47,500

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8 days ago by a Graphic Designer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$36,000

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8 days ago by a Graphic Designer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$22

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8 days ago by a Production Artist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$17

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8 days ago by a Graphic Designer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$17

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8 days ago by a Graphic Designer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Graphic Design salaries

The national average salary for a Graphic Design is $45,882 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Graphic Design salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 257 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Graphic Design employees.

The highest salary for a Graphic Design in United States is $69,339 per year.

The lowest salary for a Graphic Design in United States is $30,360 per year.

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