Web Designer

Web Designer

Web Designers use their creativity and expertise to design websites and produce assets for web pages. The average salary of a Web Designer is $61,375 per annum.

As a Web Designer, you'll use web development and hypermedia tools to prepare and deliver visual content for the web.

Salary range
Average salary $61,375
salary range
$54,391
$61,375
$68,359
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
15% by 2020
15%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Web Designer are:
NSW
NSW 45.1%
VIC
VIC 29%
QLD
QLD 12.1%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for a Web Designer are:
  • Creativity
  • Aptitude for technical tasks
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Committed to understanding new technology and upgrading skills
Source: myfuture.edu.au
Career pathway planner
Starting out
Starting out

Learn the essential design skills you'll need to work as Junior Designer with a nationally recognised course.

  • Diploma of Digital Media Design
Moving up in the industry
Moving up in the industry

Study one of these highly respected digital media degrees and gain the experience (and impressive portfolio) you'll need to take on a career as a Web Designer.

  • Bachelor of Digital Media (Interaction Design)
  • Bachelor of Digital Media (Motion Design)