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$71,319

Average Base Salary

$34/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,318

Average Bonus
The average desk top publishing graphic designer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $71,319 or an hourly rate of $34. This is 14% higher (+$8,755) than the average desk top publishing graphic designer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,318.
Salary by Experience

$54,416

Entry Level Salary

$85,470

Senior Level Salary
An entry level desk top publishing graphic designer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $54,416. On the other end, a senior level desk top publishing graphic designer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $85,470.
Job Description
Design or create graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, or logos. May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects.
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