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$65,474

Average Base Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,984

Average Bonus
The average creative performing artist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $65,474 or an equivalent hourly rate of $31. This is 14% higher (+$8,038) than the average creative performing artist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,984. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$54,538

Entry Level Salary

$106,913

Senior Level Salary
An entry level creative performing artist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $54,538. On the other end, a senior level creative performing artist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $106,913.

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Job Description
Formulate design concepts and presentation approaches for visual communications media, such as print, broadcasting, and advertising. Direct workers engaged in art work or layout design.

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