WA saw reductions in the average and premium rates of illustrators in the state. According to ServiceSeeking.com.au's report, the average cost of hiring illustrators in WA dipped by 20% — it's now at $20/hr. Meanwhile, premium prices went down by 11%, so they're now at $40/hr.
Budget rates of illustration services in WA retained the same price from FY14. You can still expect to pay around $15/hr for budget illustration services.
Tas, along with NT and ACT, saw the average price of illustration services drop this financial year. Tas recorded the largest decrease at 70%, while NT and ACT had a 14% and 5% decline. Only Qld and Vic saw higher average illustration costs in FY15, but ACT remains to be the most expensive place in Australia to hire illustrators. Meanwhile, SA and NSW retained their average rates from FY14.
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