Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Illustrator make in Los Angeles, CA?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$54,783 / yrTotal Pay
$51,049 / yrBase Pay
$3,734 / yrAdditional Pay

$54,783

 / yr
$34K$88K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

How much does a Illustrator make in Los Angeles, CA?

The estimated total pay for a Illustrator is $54,783 per year in the Los Angeles, CA area, with an average salary of $51,049 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 $3,734 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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Total Pay Trajectory

For Artist in Los Angeles, CA

$56,913 /yr
Artist
$78,947 /yr
Senior Artist
$68,448 /yr
Lead Artist
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Related Job Titles

For Illustrator in Los Angeles, CA

Some related job titles are 2D Game Artist Salaries with median pay of $67,488, Freelance Illustrator Salaries with median pay of $42,804, Graphic Design Salaries with median pay of $57,399, 2D Artist Salaries with median pay of $63,673.

What are total pay estimates for an Illustrator at different companies in Los Angeles, CA?

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$32

 / hr

$95,448

 / yr

$74,029

 / yr

$32

 / hr

$29

 / hr

$62,662

 / yr

$5,836

 / mo

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$32

 / hr

$80,149

 / yr

$68,223

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$63,161

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$33

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$24

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Top Paying Industries

For an Illustrator in Los Angeles, CA

The top 2 paying industries for an Illustrator in Los Angeles, CA are Media & Communication with a median total pay of $95,448 and Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $66,778.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$95,448

    15% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$66,778

    22% Lower than other industries

Media & Communication

The top paying company in Media & Communication for Illustrator is Riot Games.

Riot GamesRiot Games$95,448/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

For illustrator in Los Angeles, CA

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Artist

Los Angeles, CA

 | 1-3 years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Salad Artist

Los Angeles, CA

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Artist

Los Angeles, CA

 | 1-3 years

$1,500

/mo

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Illustrator

Los Angeles, CA

 | 15+ years

$45,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

15+ years
3 days ago
Performer

Los Angeles, CA

 | 7-9 years

$18

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

7-9 years
3 days ago
Beauty Studio Artist

Los Angeles, CA

 | 4-6 years

$11

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

4-6 years
3 days ago
Storyboard Artist

Los Angeles, CA

 | 4-6 years

$153,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

4-6 years
3 days ago
Performer

Los Angeles, CA

 | 1-3 years

$4,000

/mo

Submitted4 days ago

1-3 years
4 days ago

Illustrator pay FAQ in Los Angeles, CA

The average salary for an Illustrator is $51,049 per year in Los Angeles, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 705 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Illustrator employees in Los Angeles, CA.

The highest salary for an Illustrator in Los Angeles, CA is $81,459 per year.

The lowest salary for an Illustrator in Los Angeles, CA is $31,992 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Illustrator or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Illustrator.