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Graphic Designers in Delaware

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2.0% Jobs Projection
$46,410 Median Salary
50 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Graphic Designers in Delaware are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Graphic Designers in Delaware is growing slower than average.

  • Graphic Designers in Delaware earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Graphic Designers Work in Delaware?

460 people worked as Graphic Designers in 2018 in this state.

There were 470 Graphic Designers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Graphic Designers in DE Employment Trend

The typical state has 2,300 Graphic Designers working in it, which means Delaware has fewer Graphic Designers than average.

Graphic Designers in DE vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Delaware

Jobs for Graphic Designers in this state are growing at a rate of 2.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 4.2%.

Job Projections for Graphic Designers: Nation vs. DE

Delaware Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 50 annual job openings, and a total of 500 jobs for Delaware Graphic Designers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 26,000 annual jobs and 277,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Graphic Designers Make in Delaware?

In 2018 wages for Graphic Designers ranged from $33,300 to $77,130 with $46,410 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.01 to $37.08. The median hourly rate was $22.31.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $21.13 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.18.

The median salary in Delaware is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Graphic Designers Earnings: DE vs. National Average

Top Delaware Metros for Graphic Designers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Graphic Designers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 4,990 $55,210
Salisbury, MD-DE 130 $37,190

Top States for Graphic Designers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Graphic Designers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 29,320 $56,810
New York 21,350 $59,840
Florida 13,550 $45,880
Texas 13,480 $47,570
Illinois 11,700 $53,410
Pennsylvania 8,710 $50,080
Ohio 7,120 $46,740
North Carolina 6,460 $45,210
Georgia 6,400 $49,440
Minnesota 6,190 $49,590
New Jersey 5,980 $55,100
Wisconsin 5,780 $46,190
Massachusetts 5,680 $60,530
Michigan 5,680 $44,480
Washington 5,060 $58,450
Virginia 5,000 $55,560
Colorado 4,730 $50,950
Missouri 3,740 $47,740
Indiana 3,740 $42,980
Oregon 3,510 $53,900

Below are the states where Graphic Designers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $67,890
Massachusetts $60,530
New York $59,840
Washington $58,450
Rhode Island $57,050
California $56,810
Connecticut $56,600
Alaska $56,300
Virginia $55,560
Maryland $55,230

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Occupation DE Employment Total
Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers 620
Interior Designers 140
Floral Designers 90


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