How much does a Graphic Artist I make in the United States? The average Graphic Artist I salary in the United States is $54,123 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $48,573 and $62,783. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Graphic Artist I generates and manipulates graphic images, animations, sound, text and video into consolidated and seamless multimedia programs. Uses knowledge of current graphic design software to produce graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, films, packaging, and informative and instructional material through a variety of media outlets such as websites and CD-ROMs. Being a Graphic Artist I typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Must remain abreast of technological advances in the field and be able to identify areas of use in the organization. In addition, Graphic Artist I typically reports to a manager. Being a Graphic Artist I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Working as a Graphic Artist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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