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.

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Visual Designer jobs in Chicago

Senior Graphic Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
DescriptionCompany: Oak Street Health Title: Senior Graphic DesignerCompany DescriptionOak Street Health is a rapidly growing company of primary care centers for adults on Medicare in medically-underserved communities where there is little to no quality healthcare. Oak Street's care is based on an entirely new model that is based on value for its patients, not on volume of services. The company is accountable for its patients' health, spending

Graphic Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
Passionate about precision medicine and advancing the healthcare industry? Recent advancements in underlying technology have finally made it possible for AI to impact clinical care in a meaningful way. Tempus' proprietary platform connects an entire ecosystem of real-world evidence to deliver real-time, actionable insights to physicians, providing critical information about the right treatments for the right patients, at the right time. We are

Graphic Designer - Temporary

Chicago
19 hours ago
Company at a Glance OpenX is focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. We do this by making digital advertising markets and technologies that are designed to deliver optimal value to publishers and advertisers on every ad served across all screens. At OpenX, we have built a team that is uniquely experienced in designing and operating high-scale ad marketplaces, and we are constantly on the lookout for thoughtful

Junior Graphic Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
CoinFlip is a leading fintech company powered by cryptocurrency. Believing everyone deserves to participate in the new digital economy, the company operates one of the world’s largest networks of cryptocurrency ATMs — with over 4,000 active kiosks — as well as an over-the-counter trading desk. In 2022, CoinFlip became an international company by expanding into Canada, and launched CoinFlip Ventures, a new initiative designed to support start-up

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$80,647
Min: $58K
Max: $120K
UX Designer$84,397
Min: $58K
Max: $139K
Art Director$88,472
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
UX Researcher$93,574
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Product Designer$97,614
Min: $63K
Max: $200K
Senior UI Designer$110,629
Min: $60K
Max: $140K
Senior UX Designer$114,082
Min: $66K
Max: $205K
Creative Director$134,231
Min: $101K
Max: $170K
Design Director$145,241
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)$190,000
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
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