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Publication Designer Salary

National Average
$22,500 $66,183 /year $143,500
$32 /hour
National Average
$1,875 $5,515 /month $11,958
$32 /hour
National Average
$433 $1,272 /week $2,760
$32 /hour
National Average
$10.82 $32 /hour $68.99
Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $114,000 $9,500 $2,192 $55
75th Percentile $80,000 $6,666 $1,538 $38
Average $66,183 $5,515 $1,272 $32
25th Percentile $40,000 $3,333 $769 $19
Publication Designer Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

How much does a Publication Designer make?

As of May 16, 2022, the average annual pay for a Publication Designer in the United States is $66,183 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $31.82 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,273/week or $5,515/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $143,500 and as low as $22,500, the majority of Publication Designer salaries currently range between $40,000 (25th percentile) to $80,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $114,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Publication Designer varies greatly (by as much as $40,000), 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 Publication Designer job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Publication Designer in your area makes on average $69,970 per year, or $3,787 (6%) more than the national average annual salary of $66,183. Virginia ranks number 18 out of 50 states nationwide for Publication Designer salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Publication Designer jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Publication Designer Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Publication Designer job is above the national average. Topping the list is New York City, NY, with San Mateo, CA and Boston, MA close behind in the second and third positions. Boston, MA beats the national average by $7,589 (11.5%), and New York City, NY furthers that trend with another $11,061 (16.7%) above the $66,183 average.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Publication Designer appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 7% between New York City, NY and Richmond, CA, 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 Publication Designer role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
New York City, NY$77,244$6,437$1,485$37.14
San Mateo, CA$76,225$6,352$1,466$36.65
Boston, MA$73,772$6,148$1,419$35.47
Juneau, AK$73,763$6,147$1,419$35.46
Berkeley, CA$73,257$6,105$1,409$35.22
Daly City, CA$73,049$6,087$1,405$35.12
Santa Monica, CA$72,915$6,076$1,402$35.06
Quincy, MA$72,612$6,051$1,396$34.91
Renton, WA$72,575$6,048$1,396$34.89
Richmond, CA$71,933$5,994$1,383$34.58

What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Publication Designer Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the Publication Designer category.

For example Director Publications jobs pay as much as $15,612 (23.6%) more than the average Publication Designer salary of $66,183.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Director Publications$81,795$6,816$1,573$39.32
Publication Design$69,778$5,815$1,342$33.55
Technical Publication$69,594$5,800$1,338$33.46
Publication Writer$66,617$5,551$1,281$32.03
Publication Manager$65,422$5,452$1,258$31.45
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.