How much does a Graphic Design Specialist make? The median annual Graphic Design Specialist salary is $53,316, as of November 30, 2016, with a range usually between $47,184-$60,578, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Graphic Design Specialist in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Graphic Design Specialist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Graphic Design Specialist in the United States is $53,316, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Graphic Design Specialist in the United States are expected to make less than $53,316.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Graphic Design Specialist that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Graphic Design Specialist are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of December 2016
Uses knowledge of current graphic design software to produce graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, films, packaging, and informative and instructional material through a variety of media outlets such as websites and CD-ROMs. Generates and manipulates graphic images, animations, sound, text and video into consolidated and seamless multimedia programs. Must remain abreast of technological advances in the field and be able to identify areas of use in the organization. May require a bachelor's degree or its equivalent and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A great deal of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description