An Entry-Level Interior Designer earns an average salary of AED 96,654 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Autodesk Revit Architecture and Design.

AED 34,466 - AED 223,581
AED 220K
MEDIAN: AED 96,523
Salary AED 34,466 - AED 223,581
Bonus AED 20.13 - AED 35,759
Profit Sharing AED 3,000
Commission AED 10,000
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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 34,603 - AED 239,678
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 317

Job Description for Interior Designer

Most of the time, interior designers work for home or office builders. However, they may have their own businesses. Interior designers must be able to create a space that is aesthetic, functional, and safe. They work to enhance the quality of living or working environment. They must make sure that living or working spaces have appropriate colors, lighting, and decoration. They must follow their client’s instructions. They must be good listeners and must be able to attend to the specific needs of their clients. They are involved in all aspects of the design process.


Interior Designer Tasks

  • 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.
  • Estimate material requirements and costs, and present design to client for approval.
  • Coordinate with other professionals, such as contractors, architects, engineers and plumbers.

Interior Designer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 96,584

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

Interior Designer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Interior Designer in Dubai:
"Learn more designs and design philosophies."
Learn to listen carefully of what are your client's wants and give them what they need. Meet halfway in terms of design so that the overall product created will be a harmonious, aesthetically pleasing and functional one.

Key Stats for Interior Designer


71 %
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Interior Designer Salaries


autodesk autocad

National Average
AED 97,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.


71 %
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 34%