Graphic designer

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How much does a Graphic Designer make in Pittsburgh, PA?

Average base salary
31 salaries reported, updated at Jun 27, 2020
per month
The average salary for a graphic designer is $3,059 per month in Pittsburgh, PA.
13% lower
than national average
Most common benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Health insurance

Salaries by years of experience in Pittsburgh, PA

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for graphic designers

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The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 34.21% since 2018. Graphic Designers with this skill earn +89.85% more than the average base salary, which is $3,059 per month.

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Most common benefits for Graphic Designers

  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee discount
  • 401(k)
  • Parental leave
  • Work from home
  • Life insurance
  • Professional development assistance

Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,418 ratings

43% of Graphic designers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), graphic designers earn a respectable living compared to the average for all occupations.

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