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As of Nov 26, 2020, the average annual pay for a Freelance Graphic Designer in the United States is $55,642 a year.
Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $26.75 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,070/week or $4,637/month.
While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $91,000 and as low as $14,000, the majority of Freelance Graphic Designer salaries currently range between $44,500 (25th percentile) to $65,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $78,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Freelance Graphic Designer varies greatly (by as much as $20,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.
Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Freelance Graphic Designer job market in both Chicago, IL and the surrounding area is very active. A Freelance Graphic Designer in your area makes on average $56,960 per year, or $1,318 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $55,642. ranks number 1 out of 50 states nationwide for Freelance Graphic Designer salaries.
To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Freelance Graphic Designer jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.
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We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Freelance Graphic Designer job is above the national average. Topping the list is New York City, NY, with Dublin, CA and San Mateo, CA close behind in the second and third positions. San Mateo, CA beats the national average by $9,104 (15.1%), and New York City, NY furthers that trend with another $10,430 (17.1%) above the $55,642 average.
Importantly, New York City, NY has a moderately active Freelance Graphic Designer job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.
With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Freelance Graphic Designer appears to be exceedingly fruitful.
Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 6% between New York City, NY and Quincy, MA, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Freelance Graphic Designer role.
|City||Annual Salary||Monthly Pay||Weekly Pay||Hourly Wage|
|New York City, NY||$66,073||$5,506||$1,271||$31.77|
|San Mateo, CA||$64,746||$5,396||$1,245||$31.13|
|North Bergen, NJ||$63,288||$5,274||$1,217||$30.43|
|Santa Monica, CA||$62,188||$5,182||$1,196||$29.90|
|Daly City, CA||$62,101||$5,175||$1,194||$29.86|
We found at least five jobs related to the Freelance Graphic Designer job category that pay more per year than a typical Freelance Graphic Designer salary. Top examples of these roles include: Freelance Designer, Visual Graphic Designer, and Graphic Designer III.
Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $19,795 (30.2%) and $60,185 (70.2%) more than the average Freelance Graphic Designer salary of $55,642. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Freelance Graphic Designer jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Freelance Graphic Designer position.
|Job Title||Annual Salary||Monthly Pay||Weekly Pay||Hourly Wage|
|Visual Graphic Designer||$79,781||$6,648||$1,534||$38.36|
|Graphic Designer III||$79,343||$6,612||$1,526||$38.15|
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