How much does an Artist make in the United States? The average Artist salary in the United States is $56,452 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $47,943 and $65,601. 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. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $47,943 10% $40,196 90% $73,931 75% $65,601 $56,452 50%(Median)
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Graphic Artist/Designer -- Consultant

ARServices - Alexandria, VA

Consultant - Graphic Artist

Objective Area Solutions, LLC - Arlington, VA

Job Description for Artist

Artist provides artistic support for company advertising and/or organization promotional efforts. Develops, sketches, and/or prints creative ideas for a variety of mediums. Being an Artist typically requires an associate degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Artist works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be an Artist typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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Skills associated with Artist: Graphic Design, Graphic Design Software, Motion Graphic Design, Print Design ...More

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