2019 Visual Designer Salary Chicago | Built In Chicago
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Visual Designer
Chicago
Chicago

Visual Designer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$67,879
$2,675
Additional Cash Compensation
$70,554
Total Compensation
Median: $68K
Min: $45K
Max: $101K

How Much Does a Visual Designer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Visual Designer in Chicago is $67,879. The average additional cash compensation for a Visual Designer in Chicago is $2,675. The average total compensation for a Visual Designer in Chicago is $70,554. Visual Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Visual Designer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,194
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
138,612
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Design + UX Salaries

+48
Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+24
Professional Services, Software

Visual Designer Salary ranges

Average Visual Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Visual Designer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $70,183 on average.

Visual Designer Salary by gender

The average Visual Designer salary for women is $66,863 and the average Visual Designer salary for men is $71,125.

Visual Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Visual Designer with 7+ years of experience is $100,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $67,879
Min: $45K
Max: $101K
Art Director $75,125
Min: $56K
Max: $102K
UI Designer $76,950
Min: $63K
Max: $90K
UX Designer $83,171
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $84,000
Min: $53K
Max: $112K
Senior UI Designer $94,417
Min: $80K
Max: $110K
Senior UX Designer $105,838
Min: $65K
Max: $125K
Design Director $142,222
Min: $105K
Max: $220K
Creative Director $149,188
Min: $124K
Max: $170K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $163,545
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

Visual Designer jobs in Chicago
5

Jr. Visual Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+23
Visual Designers are responsible for developing compelling content and creative assets for our online and offline communication channels including web content, email, direct mail, in-tote flyers, landing pages, etc. Our visual designers work with teams across many functions - software & web development, UI/UX, Marketing, Peapod Interactive, Merchandising - to create visually stunning and persuasive materials tosupport the broader business goals. 

Graphic Designer

Chicago
5 days ago
+16
As an important part of the bswift Marketing and Sales Enablement team, the Graphic Designer is responsible for developing materials to support sales needs, from initial outreach to finalist meetings and events. Examples include proposal templates, executive summary layouts, PowerPoint design and production, HTML email campaign creation and distribution, social media and web graphics, landing pages, sell sheet design, product photography retouching and promotional/event graphics. 

Graphic Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
Drive STATS' visual identity and design strategy for all market segments and channels, including, but not limited to: website, email, webinars, newsletters, marketing and sales collateral, events and conferences. Ensure STATS' visual identity accurately reflects the company's vision and culture. Design engaging graphics and infographics for use on social media and web surrounding major sporting events and stories. Ideate, develop and design presentations for customers and prospects including Requests for Proposal (RFP). Work collaboratively with other designers throughout the organization to ensure all graphics are the highest quality, on-brand, and consistent.

Senior Graphic Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+17
The successful candidate will possess multi-faceted design experience. Working under the supervision of the Creative Director and/or Art Director, he/she will play an active role in partnering with other designers to translate concepts into compelling visual stories. Your positive, can-do attitude and expert design skills help us elevate the Trunk Club brand while providing our audiences with multiple ways to engage and interact with our styling services.

Graphic Designer

West Suburbs
1 day ago
About the role: The Mx Group is looking for an enthusiastic and multifaceted graphic designer to join our team. In this role, you’ll collaborate closely with art directors and the rest of our creative team to generate and execute concepts that tell a story, align with our clients’ messages and drive results. You’ll see a wide variety of projects through to completion touching on digital and video projects most regularly. When you design with us,

Skills that affect Visual Designer salaries in Chicago

1
Adobe Creative Suite
14% have this skill
2
Visual Design
14% have this skill
3
Graphic Design
14% have this skill
4
Prototyping
11% have this skill
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Print Design
11% have this skill
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Interaction Design
11% have this skill

Recent Visual Designer salaries in Chicago

$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Web Designer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$76,000
Yearly Salary
A Digital Designer reported a yearly salary of $76,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$57,000
Yearly Salary
A Designer reported a yearly salary of $57,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Graphic Designer reported a yearly salary of $55,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$96,500
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $96,500 with +$4,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$64,300
Yearly Salary
A Designer reported a yearly salary of $64,300 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$48,150
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $48,150
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$52,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $52,000 with +$5,200 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $60,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
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