How much does a Graphic Design Specialist I make in Chicago, IL? The average Graphic Design Specialist I salary in Chicago, IL is $56,578 as of October 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $50,770 and $65,634. 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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Job Description for Graphic Design Specialist I

Graphic Design Specialist I designs and produces graphic art and visual materials for print and digital media. Ensures that layout and design are aligned with brand and production standards and follow best practices. Being a Graphic Design Specialist I creates and executes design solutions and collateral used for marketing, advertising, sales, and other forms of communication. Coordinates with customers and stakeholders to conceptualize and deliver projects on time and budget. Additionally, Graphic Design Specialist I experienced using a variety of design and editing tools and software such as Adobe. Knowledge of color, composition, typography, digital design and production management. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Graphic Design Specialist I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Graphic Design Specialist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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