Entry-Level Design Manager Salary

An Entry-Level Design Manager earns an average salary of $60,078 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are User Interface Design, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Engineering Design, and People Management.

$40,775 - $93,389
$41K
$60K
$93K
MEDIAN: $59,917
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50%
90%

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$14.62 - $35.48
$15
$21
$35
MEDIAN: $20.56
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$0$93K
Salary $40,775 - $93,389
Bonus $295.90 - $9,950
Profit Sharing $3,000
Commission $12,000
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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$40,611 - $93,678
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 121
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $14.62 - $35.48
Overtime $29.15
Annual Data $0$93K
Bonus $295.90 - $9,950
Commission $12,000
Profit Sharing $3,000
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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$40,611 - $93,678
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $59,887

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Design Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Design Manager in Baltimore:
"Wisdom and experience."
Read everything you can find about your job. Join local organizations.

Design Manager in Fort Worth:
"Summary."
Lighting isn't what most people would think. Common sense should prevail and one should always remember that criteria is very seldom set in stone. Local criteria should always be checked and follow to the best of your ability.

Design Manager in Beltsville:
"Empowering your staff is as important as managing."
You cannot manage what you do not measure. No employee is the same. Learn how each works and what motivates them. Empower and support each employee for independent success.

Design Manager in Beltsville:
"Empowering your staff is as important as managing your staff."
You cannot manage what you do not measure. No employee is the same. Find out how they work and what motivates them. Empower and support your staff so they will be successful and independent.

Key Stats for Design Manager

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
34%
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Skills That Affect Design Manager Salaries

User Interface Design
▲64%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲24%

Engineering Design
▲23%

People Management
▲10%

AutoCAD
▲6%

National Average
$60,000

▼1%

autodesk autocad
▼1%

Project Management
▼5%

Adobe Photoshop
▼8%

Adobe Illustrator
▼13%

Graphic Design
▼14%

Web Design
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 20%
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