Visual Designer Salary Chicago: Updated 2018 | Built In Chicago
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Visual Designer
Chicago
Chicago

Visual Designer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$67,568
$2,675
Additional Cash Compensation
$70,243
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 $66,397. 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 $70,243. Visual Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Visual Designer employees in Chicago.

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Visual Designer Salary ranges

The most common Visual Designer salary in Chicago is between $60k - $70k.

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 $69,500.

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 $67,568
Min: $45K
Max: $101K
Art Director $70,000
Min: $56K
Max: $102K
Product Designer $74,848
Min: $47K
Max: $111K
UI Designer $76,950
Min: $63K
Max: $90K
UX Designer $84,588
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
Senior UI Designer $94,000
Min: $80K
Max: $110K
Senior UX Designer $107,689
Min: $65K
Max: $125K
Design Director $138,000
Min: $105K
Max: $220K
Creative Director $148,308
Min: $128K
Max: $165K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $163,545
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

Design + UX jobs in Chicago
58

Graphic Designer, Zoro Tools

Northwest Suburbs
3 weeks ago
+30
Zoro Tools is hiring a Graphic Designer for our marketing group located in our Buffalo Grove, IL office. We are looking for entrepreneurial-minded talent that thrives in a collaborative environment focusing on collective solutions that drive additional business and continually improves the customer experience.

Experience Designer

Chicago
1 day ago
+26
Are you looking for a career path that teams you up with clients and technologists to build products in an agile and iterative fashion? Are you at home when presenting your designs directly to your clients and working with them to iterate through the process? Do you want to work on impactful digital products that are used and measured? We are seeking a product designer...

Experience Design Architect

Chicago
1 day ago
+26
Are you a doer with a track record of managing complex requirements and delivering intuitive and well-designed digital products? Are you looking for a career path that teams you up with clients and technologists to build products in an agile and iterative fashion? We are seeking a senior designer to join our team as a project lead who will craft seamless application experiences.

Senior User Experience Architect

Northwest Suburbs
3 days ago
+30
The Senior User Experience Architect will function as the driving force of usability and interaction strategy on the Zoro.com team by combining wisdom gained from user research, understanding of business initiatives, and deep knowledge of user-centered design methods to create infrastructure that supports intuitive customer interaction. The Senior User Experience Architect...

Visual Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+19
Our Experience Design Team is growing and looking for a Lead Visual Designer to produce meticulous, beautiful designs that take into account our client brand guidelines and specifications (websites, mobile applications, email, etc.) The ideal candidate must be able to design, develop, or enhance existing graphic/identity branding that meets marketing objectives...

Associate Visual Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
The Group Product Design works within the Corporate team to transform our high-quality data and independent research into well-designed products that delight our clients. It includes user researchers, user experience designers, visual designers, and print designers who collaborate to serve product and information design needs across the company. The team works globally to make sure our products deliver a consistently outstanding experience.   The

Senior Visual Designer

Chicago
1 week ago
+23
Anyone can sell and deliver groceries. We'll ask you to deliver a great job and do it with creativity and panache. Effectively administering an online grocery-shopping and delivery service might look easy, which is precisely what we want our customers at Peapod to think. Other companies may try to mimic the unique online grocery shopping and delivery services offered by industry pioneer Peapod. But few can match our commitment to continually

Visual Design Consultant

Chicago
1 week ago
+25
Deloitte is defining the digital landscape.  We are pioneering a new model for a new digital world.   Do you like to challenge the status quo?  Does curiosity feed your soul?  Are you addicted to the thrill of creating?  Do you want to be your authentic self at work?  Then consider a career at Deloitte.   Creative design, state-of-the-art technology and your imagination merge here to create lasting impact for our clients.  Not to mention make

Visual Designer, Product + Marketing

Chicago
21 hours ago
+17
Built In is a network of online communities that has quickly become the #1 recruitment solution for tech companies. We are a company of entrepreneurs building the largest network of communities for entrepreneurs. By working at Built In you'll have the chance to work directly with the latest, and fastest-growing, technology companies all around the country. We help other companies solve their biggest pain points—talent and awareness with our

Junior Visual Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+20
Catch Co. is looking for a driven JR. Experience Designer who is passionate about impactful visual communication, loves the outdoors and opportunities to explore a diverse medium. This person will responsible for the design of digital and print deliverables and help mold the visual direction of various touch points.

Graphic Designer

Chicago
1 day ago
+20
Company Description GoHealth has an ambitious mission: to improve the health care system in America. Achieving this mission relies on hiring and developing great people, which is why our team is our top priority. We encourage employees to do their best work through innovation and risk taking. Our environment is fun yet constructive, thanks to leaders whose doors are always open. And most importantly, we’ll never stop investing in you and your

Graphic Designer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
The Graphic Designer is responsible for concepting and executing advertising in a variety of direct response media. The chosen candidate will be expected to execute on strategies developed by the Creative Director, Associate Creative Director and/or Senior Art Director.

Skills that affect Visual Designer salaries in Chicago

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Adobe Creative Suite
27% have this skill
2
Visual Design
27% have this skill
3
Print Design
27% have this skill
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Graphic Design
27% have this skill
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Interface Design
20% have this skill
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User Experience
20% have this skill

Recent Visual Designer salaries in Chicago

$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$45,000
Yearly Salary
A Creative Marketing Specialist reported a yearly salary of $45,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$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
$37,500
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $37,500
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 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
$71,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $71,000
500+ Employees
Chicago

Chicago Companies with the Highest Visual Designer Salaries

+24
Mobile, Software
+15
Professional Services, Software
+13
Artificial Intelligence, Cloud
+12
Cloud, Software
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