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Designer Web Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$80,248 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Designer Web is $80,248 a year and $39 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Designer Web is between $57,391 and $99,108. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Designer Web. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Designs, plans, and executes design and layout for Internet sites and web pages, which often includes combining text with sounds, pictures, graphics, and video-clips.
  • Questions or communicates with clients to assess their needs, discuss requirements, and clarify their goals for establishing a website.
  • Meets with clients on a regular basis to evaluate and modify site as it seems appropriate and keeps them informed of project progress.
  • Designs a custom-tailored plan for a proposed site using combination of graphic and written material, and modifies proposal as necessary until the client is satisfied.
  • Designs, maintains, and updates information and digitized images, banners, bullets, charts, image maps, and other graphics to enhance appearance of site and keep the content and graphics current.
  • Maintains site appearance by developing and enforcing content and display standards.
Designer Web Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Web Developers

Job family population: 125,890

Estimated population of Designer Web jobs: 36,059

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Designer Web Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Web Designer
May 20
Chicago, USA
Onward Search
The Web Designer will be interfacing with the development team to ensure full web site functionality. Responsibilities: Conceptualize ideas with clients, including establishing guidelines, standards ...
Web Developer Designer
May 17
La Porte, IN, USA
American Licorice
We are seeking a Web Developer / Designer to join our team! You will develop and implement unique web-based applications. Responsibilities: * Design, create, and modify websites * Convert written ...
Graphic Designer
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
UMI (Urban Ministries, Inc.)
The designer is also responsible for designing UMI marketing materials as needed. UMI graphic ... Understanding of print and web production and workflows. * Undergraduate degree in graphic design ...
Visual Designer
May 23
Oak Brook, IL, USA
You will be an integral part of the team that designs and delivers simple, convenient and valuable product experiences to Redbox customers across channels (Web, Mobile, Kiosk). The UI Visual Designer ...
Instructional Designer (Remote) - Infor Hansen
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Company Not Disclosed
Our Company is looking for an Instructional Designer or Training Developer with experience with ... Creating instructor-led, web-based, and blended learning solutions comprised of training estimates ...
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