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Illustrator Salary
in Maryland, United States

$63,209 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Illustrator is $63,209 a year and $30 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for an Illustrator is between $45,849 and $77,680. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Illustrator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Specifies graphic material and lettering to be used for title, background, screen advertising, commercial logo, or other visual layouts for Internet websites, printed materials, motion picture production, television, or other media.
  • Conceives and designs illustrations for use by various media to explain or adorn printed or spoken word, using current graphic design technology.
  • Studies layouts, sketches of proposed illustrations, and related materials to become familiar with assignment.
  • Determines style, technique, and medium best suited to produce desired effects and conform with reproduction requirements, or receives specific instructions regarding these variables.
  • Formulates concept and renders illustration and detail from models, sketches, memory, and imagination.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Illustrator Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Graphic Artist
Dec 4
Hanover, MD, USA
Graphic Design/Illustrator Description: Our client is looking for a Graphic Artist in Maryland! Apply today if you have the skills! Requirements: The ideal candidate for this position will perform ...
Graphics Designer
Oct 4
Chevy Chase, MD, USA
Chevy Chase Club
... Illustrator and Premiere Pro or After Effects. Candidates should submit/attach a portfolio for review. Company Description Established in 1892, Chevy Chase Club is a full service, family oriented ...
Graphic Designer
Sep 26
Aberdeen, United States
22nd Century Technologies
Up to date with industry leading software and technologies (In Design, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, etc.) Preferred Qualifications: * AA degree in CS or IT. * Possession of excellent oral and ...
DIGITAL & PRINT GRAPHIC DESIGNER - Mayor's Office of Public Affairs
Nov 12
Baltimore, United States
City of Baltimore, MD
Illustrating concepts by designing examples of art arrangement, size, type size and style and submitting them for approval. * Preparing finished art by operating necessary equipment and software
Creative Graphic Designer - Wide / Large Format Signs & Vinyl Graphics
Sep 18
Waldorf, MD, USA
Heritage Printing & Graphics
... Illustrator and Photoshop) -Must be able to work with co-workers and clients in a positive, constructive way that builds team unity while still expecting a high level of performance, creativity and ...