Design Manager with Graphic Design Skills Salary

Design Managers with Graphic Design skills are often veterans in their line of work, with just over a half bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $71K per year on average but can range from $44K to $111K per year. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction for Design Managers with Graphic Design skills is high. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The majority of Design Managers with Graphic Design skills (67 percent) who took the survey are female. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$44,414 - $108,621
$44K
$71K
$110K
MEDIAN: $70,723
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$13.57 - $31.07
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$0$111K
Salary $44,414 - $108,621
Bonus $-0.49 - $10,291
Profit Sharing $7,500
Commission $11,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,317 - $111,027
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 107
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $13.57 - $31.07
Overtime $31.75
Annual Data $0$111K
Bonus $-0.49 - $10,291
Commission $11,000
Profit Sharing $7,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,317 - $111,027
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Manager

Pay by Experience for a Design Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Design Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 40 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Design Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Design Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 50 salaries. A Design Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 17 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $69,793

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Design Managers with Graphic Design skills will find that San Francisco offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 38 percent. Design Managers with Graphic Design skills will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+11 percent), New York (+8 percent), Seattle (+5 percent), and Los Angeles (+2 percent). Boston is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 6 percent.

Key Stats for Design Manager

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Design Manager Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
$70,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 15%
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