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Best states for a Graphic Designer/Illustrator

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We decided to bring you a list of the best states for jobs for Graphic Designer/Illustrators, considering how big the profession is in the United States.

Graphic Designer/Illustrator positions are available in every area, but not all places are the same -- they do not offer the same wages, benefits, time off, etc.

Turns out, the median salary for the highest 10% of Graphic Designer/Illustrators in America is $72,000.

District of Columbia is the best state for jobs for Graphic Designer/Illustrators, and South Dakota is the worst.

The most common pay in District of Columbia is $56,963, while the median pay in South Dakota is $29,603.

The 10 Best States in America For Graphic Designer/Illustrators in 2019

  1. District of Columbia
  2. New York
  3. Massachusetts
  4. Washington
  5. Virginia
  6. California
  7. Alaska
  8. Oregon
  9. Connecticut
  10. New Jersey
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  • (216 jobs)
  • (222 jobs)
  • (319 jobs)
  • (1,168 jobs)
  • (9 jobs)
  • (106 jobs)
  • (60 jobs)
  • (192 jobs)

In order to bring you the best states for Graphic Designer/Illustrators, we figured that the states needed to not only have ample job openings for Graphic Designer/Illustrators, but also high pay, and good career prospects.

To determine the above criteria, we looked at the our most recent data, and then we ranked each of the 50 states from best to worst for Graphic Designer/Illustrators.

Finally, here is the list of all states from best to worst for Graphic Designer/Illustrator jobs.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Graphic Designer/Illustrators in 2019

1. District of Columbia

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
100 $56,964 $37,000 $87,000 1.92
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in District of Columbia

2. New York

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
833 $50,805 $33,000 $77,000 2.39
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in New York

3. Massachusetts

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
216 $51,501 $33,000 $78,000 0.97
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in Massachusetts

4. Washington

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
222 $49,468 $32,000 $75,000 1.15
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in Washington

5. Virginia

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
319 $46,995 $30,000 $71,000 1.2
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in Virginia

6. California

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,168 $48,200 $31,000 $73,000 1.36
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in California

7. Alaska

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
9 $47,590 $31,000 $72,000 0.74
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in Alaska

8. Oregon

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
106 $45,296 $29,000 $69,000 1.24
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in Oregon

9. Connecticut

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
60 $47,590 $31,000 $72,000 0.71
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in Connecticut

10. New Jersey

Total Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
192 $46,415 $30,000 $70,000 0.94
Graphic Designer/Illustrator Jobs in New Jersey

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Graphic Designer/Illustrator

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a Graphic Designer/Illustrator

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