The current average salary of an
is $53,800 - 77,600 annually
Web designers use their creative and technical skills to design and build websites to suit client requirements. Web designers work with multiple media and write program code. Employment for web designers to 2019 is expected to grow very strongly. Employment in this large occupation grew strongly over the last five years.
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Web designers combine creative and technical knowhow to create websites that will attract visitors and encourage sales.
- Working closely with clients and other stakeholders to ascertain their website needs
- Writing and manipulating program code to ensure the smooth running of websites
- Creating digital media that will enhance website aesthetics and attract visitors
- Explaining to and negotiating the cost of a variety of website elements
- Maintaining website performance and integrity as requested
- Ensuring website compliance with legal obligations