How much does a Graphic Designer make?

Updated Jun 14, 2021
CA$48k /yr
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1,522 salaries

CA$35k

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CA$48k

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CA$67k

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The national average salary for a Graphic Designer is $48,050 in Canada. Filter by location to see Graphic Designer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,522 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Graphic Designer employees.

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Graphic DesignerCA$48k /yr
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Senior Graphic DesignerCA$63k /yr
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Assistant Graphic Designer

CA$42,204

per year

Associate Graphic Designer

CA$46,964

per year

Freelance Graphic Designer

CA$52,011

per year

Graphic Design Intern

CA$50,681

per year

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The UPS Store
3.6

The UPS Store

Graphic Designer - Hourly

CA$15

 /hr
Range: CA$10 - CA$24
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CA$10

CA$24

CA$10 - CA$24 Range

Lakeland College (Canada)
4.2

Lakeland College (Canada)

Graphic Designer

CA$58,648

 /yr
Range: CA$52k - CA$66k

CA$52k

CA$66k

CA$52,242 - CA$65,836 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Designer

CA$66,139

 /yr
Range: CA$51k - CA$84k

CA$51k

CA$84k

CA$50,503 - CA$84,421 Range

Greater Victoria Public Library
3

Greater Victoria Public Library

Graphic Designer - Hourly

CA$28

 /hr
Range: CA$25 - CA$33

CA$25

CA$33

CA$25 - CA$33 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

Graphic Designer - Hourly

CA$25

 /hr
Range: CA$15 - CA$50

CA$15

CA$50

CA$15 - CA$50 Range

Rich Media
3.3

Rich Media

Graphic Designer

CA$40,344

 /yr
Range: CA$33k - CA$44k

CA$33k

CA$44k

CA$32,842 - CA$43,967 Range

Minuteman Press International
3.4

Minuteman Press International

Graphic Designer - Hourly

CA$17

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$21

CA$14

CA$21

CA$14 - CA$21 Range

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The Brand Factory
1.9

The Brand Factory

Graphic Designer

CA$52,664

 /yr
Range: CA$49k - CA$74k

CA$49k

CA$74k

CA$48,510 - CA$73,879 Range

Metroland Media Group
2.8

Metroland Media Group

Graphic Designer

CA$36,234

 /yr
Range: CA$31k - CA$65k

CA$31k

CA$65k

CA$31,359 - CA$64,879 Range

Sid Lee
3.4

Sid Lee

Graphic Designer

CA$45,913

 /yr
Range: CA$39k - CA$64k

CA$39k

CA$64k

CA$38,798 - CA$64,434 Range

NorQuest College
3.8

NorQuest College

Graphic Designer - Hourly

CA$32

 /hr
Range: CA$27 - CA$36

CA$27

CA$36

CA$27 - CA$36 Range

lululemon
4.4

lululemon

Graphic Designer

CA$61,663

 /yr
Range: CA$41k - CA$75k

CA$41k

CA$75k

CA$41,380 - CA$75,010 Range

YM Inc.
2.9

YM Inc.

Graphic Designer

CA$38,798

 /yr
Range: CA$37k - CA$50k

CA$37k

CA$50k

CA$36,940 - CA$50,239 Range

Signarama
3.2

Signarama

Graphic Designer - Hourly

CA$20

 /hr
Range: CA$14 - CA$21

CA$14

CA$21

CA$14 - CA$21 Range

FastSigns
3.2

FastSigns

Graphic Designer - Hourly

CA$19

 /hr
Range: CA$16 - CA$22

CA$16

CA$22

CA$16 - CA$22 Range

Corus Entertainment
3.9

Corus Entertainment

Graphic Designer

CA$63,885

 /yr
Range: CA$53k - CA$76k

CA$53k

CA$76k

CA$52,535 - CA$76,454 Range

MEGA Brands
3

MEGA Brands

Graphic Designer

CA$52,180

 /yr
Range: CA$47k - CA$67k

CA$47k

CA$67k

CA$46,553 - CA$67,042 Range

TietoEnator

TietoEnator

Graphic Designer

CA$40,968

 /yr
Range: CA$28k - CA$49k

CA$28k

CA$49k

CA$27,996 - CA$49,331 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Graphic Designer

CA$48,364

 /yr
Range: CA$47k - CA$82k

CA$47k

CA$82k

CA$46,656 - CA$81,915 Range

Rogers Communications
3.9

Rogers Communications

Graphic Designer

CA$48,159

 /yr
Range: CA$34k - CA$114k

CA$34k

CA$114k

CA$33,599 - CA$114,386 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Graphic Designer salaries

The average salary for a Graphic Designer is CA$48,050 in Canada. Salaries estimates are based on 1522 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Graphic Designer employees in Canada.

The highest salary for a Graphic Designer in Canada is CA$66,861 per year.

The lowest salary for a Graphic Designer in Canada is CA$34,531 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$70,286
per year
A Graphic Designer in the Toronto Area area reported making $70,286 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
An Intermediate Designer in the Toronto Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$21
hourly
A SGA (Store Graphic Artist) in the Vancouver Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,286
per year
A Graphic Designer in the Toronto Area area reported making $70,286 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$50,000
per year
A Graphic Designer in the Toronto Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private