How much does an Illustrator make in the United States? The average Illustrator salary in the United States is $56,370 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $47,870 and $65,500. 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. 

25% $47,870 10% $40,131 90% $73,812 75% $65,500 $56,370 50%(Median)
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The Illustrator develops, sketches, and/or prints creative ideas for a variety of mediums. Provides artistic support for company advertising and/or organization promotional efforts. Being an Illustrator typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Illustrator's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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