The average pay for a Senior Fashion Designer is $86,013 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Computer Aided Design (CAD) is associated with high pay for this job.

$60,183 - $123,543
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$86K
$120K
MEDIAN: $86,013
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MEDIAN: $33.75
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$60,183 - $123,543  
   
Bonus
$1,973 - $15,600  
Total Pay (?
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$59,828 - $125,681  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 192
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$33.75  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$1,973 - $15,600  
   
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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$59,828 - $125,681  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Job Description for Senior Fashion Designer

Senior fashion designers work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment in which they must be aware of emerging trends. As senior designers, they also must communicate observations on trends to the fashion designers working beneath them, as the senior designer holds a managerial position as well.

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Senior Fashion Designer Tasks

  • Create new designs in line with current trends and the target audience.
  • Evaluate prototypes and improve design.
  • Research material, fabrics, and color trend.
  • Attend regular design and product development meetings.
  • Research product trends and development.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Fashion Designer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $86,179

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Key Stats for Senior Fashion Designer

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
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1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Senior Fashion Designer Salaries



National Average
$86,000



Skills That Affect Senior Fashion Designer Salaries

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
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National Average
$86,000

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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