Visual Merchandising Director Salary

Somewhere between two-thirds and three-fourths of Visual Merchandising Directors in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $53K to $151K per year, and the average comes out to $92K annually. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Though the majority of Visual Merchandising Directors do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 51 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Read More
$54,712 - $143,736

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$54,712 - $143,736  
   
Bonus
$1,922 - $29,799  
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).
)
$52,787 - $150,522  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 85
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Visual Merchandising Director

  • Coordinate and execute new builds, major projects, acquisitions, and renovations.
  • Develop and lead the visual merchandising team.
  • Direct the visual merchandising presentation process.
  • Manage the budget and expenses of the visual merchandising department.

Visual Merchandising Director Job Listings

Search for more jobs:


Pay by Experience Level for Visual Merchandising Director

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


Visual Merchandising Directors with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $55K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $87K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Visual Merchandising Directors who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $93K. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $125K on average.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Visual Merchandising Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$92,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 40%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 6%
ADVERTISEMENT