Visual Designer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$72,930
$5,981
Additional Cash Compensation
$78,911
Total Compensation
Median: 66,000
Min: $43K
Max: $169K

How Much Does a Visual Designer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Visual Designer in Chicago is $72,930. The average additional cash compensation for a Visual Designer in Chicago is $5,981. The average total compensation for a Visual Designer in Chicago is $78,911. Visual Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Visual Designer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

6,933
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
650,107
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
ALL INFO IS 100% ANONYMOUS & PRIVATE
Visual Designer
Account Executive Account Manager Accountant Analytics Manager Android Developer Art Director Associate Product Manager Automation Engineer Brand Manager Budget Analyst Business Analyst Business Development Manager Business Development Representative Business Intelligence Analyst Business Intelligence Developer Business Intelligence Manager CCO (Chief Creative Officer) CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Chief People Officer CIO (Chief Information Officer) Client Success Manager CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) Community Manager Content Manager Content Marketing Manager Content Strategist Controller COO (Chief Operating Officer) Copywriter CPO (Chief Product Officer) Creative Director CRO (Chief Revenue Officer) CTO (Chief Technology Officer) Customer Support Manager Customer Support Rep Data Analyst Data Architect Data Engineer Data Engineering Manager Data Scientist Database Administrator Design Director Desktop Support DevOps Engineer Digital Marketing Manager Director of Analytics Director of Customer Success Director of Marketing Director of Operations Director of Product Management Director of Product Marketing Director of Product Marketing Director of Software Engineering Editor Email Marketing Manager Engineering Manager Event Planner Finance Director Financial Analyst Front End Developer Game Developer Hardware Engineer HR Coordinator HR Director HR Manager HR Specialist Implementation Manager Implementation Specialist Inside Sales Manager Inside Sales Representative iOS Developer Junior Business Analyst Junior Data Analyst Junior Data Scientist Junior Software Engineer Lead Software Engineer Machine Learning Engineer Marketing Associate Marketing Coordinator Marketing Manager Marketing Operations Manager Office Manager Operations Associate Operations Manager Principal Software Engineer Product Analyst Product Designer Product Manager Product Marketing Manager Product Owner Project Coordinator Project Manager Public Relations Manager Public Relations Specialist QA Analyst QA Engineer QA Manager Recruiter Sales Development Representative Sales Director Sales Engineer Sales Manager Sales Operations Analyst Sales Operations Manager Salesforce Developer Scrum Master Security Engineer Senior Accountant Senior Business Analyst Senior Data Analyst Senior Data Engineer Senior Data Scientist Senior Financial Analyst Senior Marketing Manager Senior Product Manager Senior Product Marketing Manager Senior Project Manager Senior Recruiter Senior Software Engineer Senior Technical Writer Senior UI Designer Senior UX Designer SEO Manager SEO Specialist Site Reliability Engineer Social Media Manager Software Engineer Software Test Engineer Systems Engineer Technical Product Manager Technical Project Manager Technical Recruiter Technical Support Technical Writer UI Designer UX Designer UX Researcher Vice President of Care Vice President of Engineering Vice President of Finance Vice President of Human Resources Vice President of Marketing Vice President of Operations Vice President of People Vice President of Product Vice President of Sales Vice President of Talent Acquisition Visual Designer

Visual Designer jobs in Chicago
9

Motion Graphics Designer (contract) - Remote

Chicago
6 days ago
We are hiring a temporary Motion Graphics Designer/Animator who will support a critical project for a top EPAM client. This is a high-impact role, with the opportunity to advance your skills. If you'd like to learn more about this position and project, apply now! Connect with a recruiter today!Req. # 377578392RESPONSABILITÉS Develop compelling creative solutions across omnichannel touchpoints with a customer-first lens Responsible for graphic

Senior Visual Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Senior Visual Designer- Remote Who We Are At 8th Light, we take a human-centered design (HCD) approach to crafting digital solutions, collaborating with the people writing code as well as those using it. We embrace the need for adaptability in a constantly changing world. Our design team is composed of thinkers and doers, with a breadth and depth of experience across UX research, UX design, UI design, and implementation with specific expertise in

UI/Visual Designer - US Remote

Chicago
1 week ago
Company Overview Motorola Solutions is there for our customers when everything is on the line. In extreme moments — when a hurricane lands or when a fire breaks out. And in everyday moments — when a package arrives just in time for the holiday or when a child doesn’t miss the school bus home.  We unify voice, data, video and analytics in one integrated ecosystem to enable individuals, businesses and communities to work together in more powerful

Visual Design Lead/Product Design Lead

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Rightpoint, a Genpact company (NYSE: G) is a global experience leader. Over 700 employees across 12 offices work with clients end-to-end, from defining and enabling vision, to ensuring ongoing market relevance. Our diverse teams lead with empathy, data and creativity—always in service of the experience. From whiteboard to roll-out, we help our clients embed experience across their operations from front to back office to accelerate digital

Graphic Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
Why work at Logiwa? Logiwa is a rocket headed straight for the moon! Since 2017 we've grown to become the leading provider of cloud-powered ordering and fulfillment software for B2C and Direct-to-Consumer companies in an industry that’s growing by leaps and bounds. As e-commerce continues to take off, the sky is not even the limit for us. If you’re looking for a place where your career can take off, for a company that is passionate about their

Motion Graphics Designer, Associate

Chicago
4 days ago
Job Description As a Motion Graphics Designer, you will be responsible for working hand in hand with the creative team within integrated marketing, aiding with the creation of assets, then bringing them to life and delivering high quality and innovative motion graphic content that seamlessly integrates with integrated marketing objectives. This is a role for a creative individual with excellent aesthetic judgment and willingness to collaborate

Senior Graphic Designer

Wintrust is a financial holding company with approximately $50 billion assets under management and traded on the NASDAQ:WTFC. Built on the "HAVE IT ALL" model, Wintrust offers sophisticated technology and resources of a large bank while focusing on providing service-based community banking to each and every customer. Wintrust operates fifteen community bank subsidiaries with over 170 banking locations in the greater Chicago and southern Wisconsin

Junior Graphic Designer

Chicago
9 months ago
About Us Named by Fast Company in its Top 10 Most Innovative FinTech Companies, Halo Investing is the first independent, multi-issuer platform for defined outcome investing. Halo Investing gives financial advisors, wealth managers and RIA’s access to structured notes, buffered ETFs, and annuities. By delivering the best pricing and execution to the clients it serves, Halo is changing the world of investing by democratizing the protective

Graphics Designer & Local Brand Creative

Chicago
2 weeks ago
We believe in a world where growth thrives across borders and cultures. That’s why our Founder and CEO Rick Hammell started Atlas, coining the term Employer of Record (EOR) simultaneously. As an EOR, Atlas employs people to work for companies anywhere in the world.  Before we came along, the only businesses offering a similar solution were essentially brokers. They’d outsource your HR and payroll services to third-party providers in different

Visual Designer Salary ranges

The most common Visual Designer salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average Visual Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Visual Designer make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $86,063 on average.

Visual Designer Salary by gender

The average Visual Designer salary for women is $71,021 and the average Visual Designer salary for men is $72,659.

Visual Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Visual Designer with 7+ years of experience is $85,418. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $58,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Visual Designer$72,930
Min: $43K
Max: $169K
UI Designer$81,313
Min: $58K
Max: $120K
UX Designer$84,639
Min: $58K
Max: $139K
Art Director$89,539
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
UX Researcher$93,574
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Product Designer$97,656
Min: $63K
Max: $200K
Senior UI Designer$109,777
Min: $60K
Max: $140K
Senior UX Designer$113,184
Min: $66K
Max: $205K
Creative Director$132,020
Min: $101K
Max: $170K
Design Director$144,215
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)$180,000
Min: $150K
Max: $210K

Skills that affect Visual Designer salaries in Chicago

1
Adobe Creative Suite
8% have this skill
2
Visual Design
8% have this skill
3
Graphic Design
7% have this skill
4
Typography
6% have this skill
5
Wireframing
4% have this skill
6
Iconography
4% have this skill

Recent Visual Designer salaries in Chicago

$70,150
Yearly Salary
A Specialist I Graphic Design Marketing Services reported a yearly salary of $70,150 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$48,000
Yearly Salary
A Junior Graphic Designer reported a yearly salary of $48,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$53,000
Yearly Salary
A Digital Designer reported a yearly salary of $53,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$77,250
Yearly Salary
A Digital Designer reported a yearly salary of $77,250 with +$7,725 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $68,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$169,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Brand Designer reported a yearly salary of $169,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$28,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$50,346
Yearly Salary
A Graphic Designer reported a yearly salary of $50,346 with +$2,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Designer reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Chicago
Salaries//Design + UX//Visual Designer