Graphic Designer Salary

The average salary for a Graphic Designer in the UK is:


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Designing logos, leaflets, posters, banners, stationery and flyers etc. using Apple MAC computers

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Graphic Designer Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £20,997.

The average salary in 2009 was £23,050, based on 202 respondents (a difference of 10% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £23,279, based on 335 respondents (a difference of 1% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £23,385, based on 255 respondents (a difference of 0% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £22,353, based on 132 respondents (a difference of -4% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Graphic Designer based on all salary survey responses is: £21,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Graphic Designer is £11.67.

Assorted Graphic Designer Salary Information

£21,000North West22-September-21
£20,000South East10-September-20
£18,000Yorkshire and North East7-February-20
£25,000North West18-April-18
£24,000North West26-September-17
£25,600Yorkshire and North East19-April-17
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Graphic Designer salary data

Graphic Designer Salary By UK Region

£21,151North West
£27,200Northern Ireland
£24,620Yorkshire and North East
£24,106South West
£22,986South East
£22,303East of England

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Graphic Designer, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £17,498 for a worker in their 20s, £22,864 (30s), £27,063 (40s) and £27,063 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Graphic Designer is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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