Average Salary for Hanesbrands, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C., Hanesbrands, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the clothing sector, from Senior Fashion Designer to Creative Director. The median income for Hanesbrands, Inc. employees is $68K per year. Your job title plays the largest role in compensation at Hanesbrands, Inc., but geography and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This synopsis is derived from responses to the PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Hanesbrands, Inc. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Hanesbrands, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Senior Fashion Designer (2)
$70,481 - $163,367  
[-]Senior Fashion Designer (2)
Salary$70,332 - $152,537  
Total Pay$70,481 - $163,367  
[+]Technical Design Manager (2)
$58,785 - $133,085  
[+]Technical Design Manager (2)
Salary$60,249 - $127,557  
Total Pay$58,785 - $133,085  
[+]Product Development Engineer (2)
$51,870 - $97,216  
[+]Product Development Engineer (2)
Salary$52,657 - $96,112  
Total Pay$51,870 - $97,216  
[+]Creative Director (2)
$78,743 - $211,233  
[+]Creative Director (2)
Salary$77,096 - $190,059  
Total Pay$78,743 - $211,233  
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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About This Company

Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27105



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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Creative Directors, Senior Fashion Designers, Technical Design Managers, and Human Resources Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $160K, the other salaries come in at about $120K, $97K, and around $51K, respectively.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $127K annually) can be spotted in New York; Winston-salem ($75K), Charlotte (approximately $74K), and Kings Mountain (about $37K) are the next top-paying cities. The highest pay by state can be found in New York, where salaries average out at $125K per year.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to around $73K. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $45K. The largest fraction of Hanesbrands, Inc. people (40 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $101K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $37K. At Hanesbrands, Inc., employees who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA) receive the highest salaries at $110K.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Design among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $130K. A garden variety skill at Hanesbrands, Inc. is Project Management; slightly less than a fourth of Hanesbrands, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Product Development, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, the greater part of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. A strong majority of workers report having health insurance, and a solid majority of workers report having dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Hanesbrands, Inc.


55 %
45 %
$41,217 - $112,444
$36,693 - $104,718
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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