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Graphic Designer Associate
Class Code: 1005
Occupational Area: Semi-Professional
Work Area Graphic Arts
Probationary Period: 6 months
Last Action: Revised
Spec. Effective Date: 2/15/2009
Exam Effective Date: 2/15/2009
Promotional Line(s): 289

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  Graphic Designer Assistant
  Graphic Designer Associate
  Graphic Designer
  Graphic Design Manager
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Examination Details
Exam Format: Electronic Examination (E-Test)
Exam Component(s): Not Required for this Classification
Time Limit: 0 hours
Typing Test: No, a Typing Test is not required for this classification.
Credentials Assessment:
A Credential Assessment is a rating by the Human Resources Office of an applicant's/employee's Education, Experience and Special Credentials/qualification (licenses, etc.). In order to determine an appropriate rating for each examination, a review of a résumé, cover letter, university/agency official employment application, college transcript, copies of license/certification and any other relevant material may be required.

Salary Range Data

The State Universities Civil Service System Office, on behalf of the Merit Board, approves salary rates and ranges for each authorized classification in use by Employers. Employers request Merit Board approval to establish, revise, correct, or delete pay rates or ranges through the Salary Data System, a web-based electronic approval process. All approved rates and ranges are compiled into a monthly report available in PDF format on the Salary Range Report page. This report is updated on the 15th (approximately) of each month. Listed below are actual, real-time, active pay ranges contained in the Salary Data System.

RateUniv/AgMinimumMidpointMaximumEff Date
RCSU Chicago State University$2,409.00$3,127.00$3,845.003/8/2011
REIU Eastern Illinois University$3,247.00$4,221.00$5,195.007/1/2013
NGSU Governors State University$2,476.43$3,590.83$4,705.227/1/2006
RISU Illinois State University$2,639.00$3,429.50$4,220.007/1/2007
RNEIU Northeastern Illinois University$2,267.00$3,383.50$4,500.008/13/2014
RNIU Northern Illinois University$2,464.00$3,203.00$3,942.001/16/2007
RSIUCSouthern Illinois University Carbondale$2,675.00$3,344.00$4,013.007/1/2009
RSIU-E Southern Illinois University Edwardsville$2,479.00$3,015.50$3,552.007/1/2009
RUIC University of Illinois (Chicago)$18.17$26.10$34.028/18/2013
RUI-COMP University of Illinois (College of Medicine at Peoria)$16.18$22.79$29.408/27/2006
RUI-COMR University of Illinois (College of Medicine at Rockford)$16.84$24.18$31.518/19/2012
RUI-DSCC University of Illinois (Division of Specialized Care for Children)$16.49$23.68$30.878/16/2013
RUI-DSCC-C University of Illinois (Division of Specialized Care for Children-Chicago)$16.05$23.05$30.0411/19/2012
RUI-INRSUniversity of Illinois (INRS)$16.04$22.88$29.718/23/2009
RUIS University of Illinois (Springfield)$17.52$24.61$31.698/31/2014
RUIUCUniversity of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)$16.85$24.54$32.239/1/2013
RWIU Western Illinois University$2,834.00$3,572.50$4,311.007/1/2014

Last Updated: 9/20/2014   

E=Established  N=Negotiated  P=Prevailing  R=Open Range

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