The annual and hourly salary statistics of graphic designers in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of graphic designers in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$29,380|
|25th Percentile Wage||$36,300|
|50th Percentile Wage||$46,090|
|75th Percentile Wage||$59,490|
|90th Percentile Wage||$73,980|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for graphic designers in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,380.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of graphic designers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $46,090 in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News is in the middle of salary range for graphic designers in state of Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of graphic designers in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News is 6.4 percent (6.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Richmond and 38.4 percent (38.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News|| |
|Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |