Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Graphic Designer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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Industry

$93,837 / yrTotal Pay
$50,235 / yrBase Pay
$43,602 / yrAdditional Pay

$93,837

 / yr
$40K$559K
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The estimated total pay for a Graphic Designer is $93,837 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $50,235 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 $43,602 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.

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Some related job titles are Assistant Graphic Designer Salaries with median pay of $86,231, Associate Graphic Designer Salaries with median pay of $87,168, Freelance Graphic Designer Salaries with median pay of $83,001, Graphic Design Intern Salaries with median pay of $66,494.

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Apple
4.2

Apple

Graphic Designer

$81,945

 /yr
Range: $27K - $185K

$27K

$185K

$27,215 - $184,589 Range

14,179 Jobs
Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Designer

$59,755

 /yr
Range: $2K - $168K

$2K

$168K

$1,926 - $167,890 Range

FastSigns
3.3

FastSigns

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $29

$11

$29

$11 - $29 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $5 - $71

$5

$71

$5 - $71 Range

Minuteman Press International
3.3

Minuteman Press International

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $11 - $29

$11

$29

$11 - $29 Range

Gannett
3.1

Gannett

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$14

$37

$14 - $37 Range

SelfEmployed.com

Graphic Designer

$56,000

 /yr
Range: $32K - $126K

$32K

$126K

$31,533 - $126,132 Range

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Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $9 - $55

$9

$55

$9 - $55 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $11 - $159

$11

$159

$11 - $159 Range

AlphaGraphics
3.4

AlphaGraphics

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $14 - $30

$14

$30

$14 - $30 Range

TietoEnator

TietoEnator

Graphic Designer

$46,186

 /yr
Range: $29K - $109K

$29K

$109K

$29,081 - $108,561 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Designer - Hourly Contractor

$30

 /hr
Range: $14 - $104

$14

$104

$14 - $104 Range

Signarama
3.4

Signarama

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $27

$13

$27

$13 - $27 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Graphic Designer

$63,200

 /yr
Range: $51K - $86K

$51K

$86K

$50,763 - $85,942 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Graphic Designer

$68,248

 /yr
Range: $32K - $206K

$32K

$206K

$31,947 - $206,484 Range

Big Frog Custom Tshirts & More
3.2

Big Frog Custom Tshirts & More

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $11 - $18

$11

$18

$11 - $18 Range

The UPS Store
3.5

The UPS Store

Graphic Designer - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $10 - $24

$10

$24

$10 - $24 Range

Houlihan Lokey
3.8

Houlihan Lokey

Graphic Designer

$72,827

 /yr
Range: $73K - $73K

$73K

$73K

$72,827 - $72,827 Range

Enchante Accessories
3.6

Enchante Accessories

Graphic Designer

$49,653

 /yr
Range: $40K - $64K

$40K

$64K

$39,829 - $64,280 Range

JLL
3.9

JLL

Graphic Designer

$64,825

 /yr
Range: $45K - $82K

$45K

$82K

$45,165 - $82,318 Range

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

$14

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8 days ago by a Graphic Designer with less than one year of experience

$80,000

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$31,000

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

$25

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

$48,000

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

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Frequently asked questions about a Graphic Designer salaries

The national average salary for a Graphic Designer is $50,227 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Graphic Designer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 22929 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Graphic Designer employees.

The highest salary for a Graphic Designer in United States is $76,423 per year.

The lowest salary for a Graphic Designer in United States is $33,010 per year.

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