Fashion Designer Salary with Design skills

Commissions form a big slice (roughly a third) of total compensation for Fashion Designers with Design skills. The median income in this area hovers around $61K. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Fashion Designers with Design skills — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. While one in five report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$38,848 - $93,031
(Median)
$39K
$61K
$93K
MEDIAN: $60,644
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50%
90%

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$12.56 - $51.06
(Median)
$13
$20
$51
MEDIAN: $19.00
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90%

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National Salary 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.
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$38,848 - $93,031  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,206  
Profit Sharing
$4,936 - $9,916  
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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$36,828 - $97,399  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 426
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$12.56 - $51.06  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $35.66  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,206  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,936 - $9,916  
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).
)
$36,828 - $97,399  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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Pay by Experience Level for Fashion Designer with Design skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Fashion Designers with Design skills with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $49K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $65K. Fashion Designers with Design skills claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $72K. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $78K.

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Experience Affects Fashion Designer with Design skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$61,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 103 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 21%