Graphic Designers Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for graphic designers in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of graphic designers amongst Ohio cities 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 Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,340
25th Percentile Wage
$34,130
50th Percentile Wage
$44,750
75th Percentile Wage
$59,150
90th Percentile Wage
$75,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for graphic designers in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $75,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,340.

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
$44,750
2.95% 7.35%
2016
$43,430
0.76% -
2015
$43,100
-0.19% -
2014
$43,180
0.60% -
2013
$42,920
3.40% -
2012
$41,460
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of graphic designers in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of graphic designers in state of Ohio ranges from $30,470 to $51,100. The highest paying area for graphic designers in Ohio is Columbus with a median annual salary of $51,100. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Dayton (mean annual salary $47,650). The lowest paying area is Lima with a median annual salary of $30,470.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$51,100
Dayton
$47,650
Cincinnati-Middletown
$46,370
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$44,740
Toledo
$42,880
Akron
$42,460
Springfield
$40,790
Mansfield
$37,740
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$37,630
Canton-Massillon
$37,030
Sandusky
$36,330
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$34,840
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$34,360
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$33,730
Lima
$30,470




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