Design Project Manager Salary

A Design Project Manager earns an average salary of $56,706 per year. A skill in Computer Aided Design (CAD) is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,050 - $92,124
$34K
$57K
$92K
MEDIAN: $56,706
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50%
90%

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$16.64 - $38.81
$17
$25
$39
MEDIAN: $24.97
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$34,050 - $92,124  
   
Bonus
$800 - $10,174  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Commission
$10,000  
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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$34,855 - $93,039  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 101
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$16.64 - $38.81  
   
Overtime
$41.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$800 - $10,174  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$34,855 - $93,039  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Design Project Manager

Design project managers are responsible for bringing proposed projects to fruition within their organization. Typically, they are responsible for gathering a team of qualified individuals, assigning tasks to team members, helping purchase necessary materials, and maintaining quality control throughout the development process. By working closely with their team, these managers are able to constantly evaluate progress, make adjustments where necessary, and assist in the process as needed. For each project, design project managers must meet deadlines and remain within budget.

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Design Project Manager Tasks

  • Manage projects from initial design to final implementation, particularly technical and practical aspects.
  • Review and coordinate design revisions.
  • Represent clients and ensure that specifications meet client requirements.
  • Communicate risks, obstacles, schedule, and quality to management and key parties.

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Project Manager

Pay by Experience for a Design Project Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Design Project Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 65 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Design Project 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 32 salaries. An experienced Design Project Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 33 salaries. A Design Project Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,199

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Key Stats for Design Project Manager

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Design Project Manager Salaries

▲42%

▲21%

▲15%

National Average
$58,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Design Project Manager Salaries

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▲39%

National Average
$58,000


▼7%

AutoCAD Architecture
▼7%

AutoCAD
▼9%

autodesk autocad
▼10%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼20%

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
▼21%

Graphic Design
▼22%

Adobe Photoshop
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 17%