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Graphic Designers Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for graphic designers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of graphic designers among Georgia metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Graphic Designers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,880
25th Percentile Wage
$36,390
50th Percentile Wage
$48,650
75th Percentile Wage
$65,920
90th Percentile Wage
$81,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for graphic designers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of graphic designers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,650
0.53% 10.52%
2016
$48,390
-0.81% -
2015
$48,780
0.33% -
2014
$48,620
5.29% -
2013
$46,050
5.47% -
2012
$43,530
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Graphic Designers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of graphic designers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of graphic designers in state of Georgia ranges from $28,870 to $57,270. The highest paying area for graphic designers in Georgia is Savannah with a median annual salary of $57,270. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta (mean annual salary $50,940). The lowest paying area is South Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $28,870.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$57,270
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$50,940
Gainesville
$45,640
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$44,360
Dalton
$43,380
Warner Robins
$42,710
Brunswick
$41,800
Macon
$40,800
Rome
$38,790
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$38,370
Columbus
$36,170
Athens-Clarke County
$35,290
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$29,300
Valdosta
$29,130
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$28,870




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