The average salary for an Interior Designer is $41,243 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Interior Designer Total Pay (?
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$29,731 - $59,724
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MEDIAN: $41,243
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Interior Designer Total Pay (?
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$11.79 - $32.15
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,731 - $59,724  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,032  
Profit Sharing
$200.47 - $5,003  
Commission
$0.00 - $19,499  
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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$29,114 - $62,937  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5,218
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.79 - $32.15  
   
Overtime
$14.62 - $36.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,032  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $19,499  
Profit Sharing
$200.47 - $5,003  
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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$29,114 - $62,937  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5,218
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Job Description for Interior Designer
An interior designer works with clients and contractors from a variety of fields to transform the interior space of residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Whether decorating or completely remodeling, an interior designer takes the lead of a team that may include carpenters, architects, engineers and plumbers. An interior designer shoulders the ultimate responsibility of creating an interior environment that the client finds beautiful, functional and safe.
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Interior Designer Tasks
  • Estimate material requirements and costs, and present design to client for approval.
  • Coordinate with other professionals, such as contractors, architects, engineers and plumbers.
  • Plan, design, and furnish interiors of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings.
  • Subcontract fabrication, installation, and arrangement of carpeting, fixtures, accessories, draperies, paint and wall coverings, art work, furniture, and related items.
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Pay by Experience Level for Interior Designer
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Experience Affects Interior Designer Salaries

National Average
$41,000

Skills That Affect Interior Designer Salaries

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$41,000
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Gender
Female
93%
female alumni
 
Male
7%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 51%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 27%
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