Entry-Level Fashion Designer Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Fashion Designer is $49,003 per year.
Entry-Level Fashion Designer Salary (?
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$32,465 - $71,142
(Median)
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71K
MEDIAN: $49,003
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Entry-Level Fashion Designer Salary (?
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$10.06 - $34.02
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,465 - $71,142  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,145  
Commission
$5.00 - $15,000  
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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$30,515 - $73,294  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 483
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.06 - $34.02  
   
Overtime
$0.75 - $30.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,145  
   
Commission
$5.00 - $15,000  
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).
)
$30,515 - $73,294  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 79
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Pay Difference By Location

National Average
$49,000
Dallas
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Fashion Designer Salaries

National Average
$49,000
Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%
Design
up arrow 2%
Patternmaking
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 22%
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