AIGA | Aquent 2009 Salary Survey and Calculator

The AIGA|Aquent Survey of Design Salaries 2009 draws from an extensive pool of designers and others allied with the profession nationwide, and includes responses from more than 9,000 design professionals.

It is widely recognized as the most comprehensive survey of compensation conducted in these professional positions. You may view the results, or download the complete salary survey at

The website also features brief essays of advice by 10 successful designers on how to remain competitive in an economic downturn, and a useful location-based salary calculator for you to try.