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Average Salary for Hanesbrands, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, clothing company Hanesbrands, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Senior Fashion Designer to Creative Director. Employees at Hanesbrands, Inc. make $68K annually on average. At Hanesbrands, Inc., the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your role at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though geography and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

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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.
[-]Creative Director (2)
$75,615 - $221,647  
[-]Creative Director (2)
Salary$71,287 - $192,694  
Total Pay$75,615 - $221,647  
[+]Senior Fashion Designer (2)
$70,110 - $165,083  
[+]Senior Fashion Designer (2)
Salary$70,259 - $153,838  
Total Pay$70,110 - $165,083  
[+]Technical Design Manager (2)
$57,809 - $133,726  
[+]Technical Design Manager (2)
Salary$59,498 - $124,876  
Total Pay$57,809 - $133,726  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Manager (2)
$32,143 - $72,391  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Manager (2)
Salary$33,075 - $69,207  
Bonus$252.70 - $5,637  
Total Pay$32,143 - $72,391  
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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: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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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 $120K, $97K, and about $51K, respectively.


Median pay is highest in New York (approximately $125K per year), followed by Winston-salem (around $75K), Charlotte (about $74K), and Kings Mountain ($37K). Within the firm, employees working in New York take home the most — $120K annually on average.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make around $45K. Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is approximately $73K per year. A typical employee has 10-19 years of experience and earns $101K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications earn approximately $37K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Employees who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) make the most here, hauling in $110K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Adobe Illustrator in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $158K. One of the more prevalent skills at Hanesbrands, Inc. is Project Management, with between a fifth and a fourth considering it a key competency. Many workers usually know Product Development, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office as well.

Benefits and Perks

43 percent receive paid vacation, and only a fifth of workers get sick leave. A strong majority of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. At Hanesbrands, Inc., a solid majority of workers have health insurance, and the greater part of workers have dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are a stock purchase plan, a company cell phone, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

54 %
46 %
$40,851 - $109,025
$36,464 - $106,932
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

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