AED 233,870
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The average pay for an Entry-Level Design Manager is AED 224,224 per year.

AED 144,966 - AED 335,197
AED 140K
AED 230K
AED 340K
MEDIAN: AED 233,870
Salary AED 144,966 - AED 335,197
Bonus AED 16,385
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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).
AED 144,966 - AED 335,197
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Design Manager

Design managers can work in a variety of fields. They could, for example, work for a web design company or an interior decorator. They could also work directly with real estate developers, builders and sales teams to design and implement packages for new business developments as well as older business renovations. Regardless of the industry, design managers generally work with buyers during the selection process. They organize, maintain and make changes to designs as needed. They also meet with vendors to maximize revenue opportunities and often lead teams of other designers to ensure that a given project runs smoothly. Because of the interpersonal nature of their job position, design managers must have great written and verbal communication skills. In overseeing design teams, they are often responsible for the hiring (and firing) process, training and any performance evaluations that need to be handled.


Design Manager Tasks

  • Provide expertise on graphics, structures, and human factors to identify consumer needs and behaviors and develop a cohesive brand.
  • Lead and develop project team, and determine strategies to improvement productivity or overall team processes.
  • Develop hypotheses for brand improvement or growth and isolate key areas for brand opportunities.

Design Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 237,878

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Design Manager


36 %
64 %
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Design Manager Salaries

National Average
AED 238,000



36 %
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 20%