A Technical Designer, Apparel earns an average salary of C$38,317 per year. A skill in Technical Garment Knowledge is associated with high pay for this job.

C$30,599 - C$55,711
C$31K
C$38K
C$56K
MEDIAN: C$38,378
10%
50%
90%
C$14.29 - C$35.75
C$14
C$25
C$36
MEDIAN: C$25.33
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$62K
Salary C$30,599 - C$55,711
Bonus C$152 - C$3,452
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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C$30,777 - C$62,852
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data C$0C$35
Hourly Rate C$14.29 - C$35.75
Overtime C$28.00
Annual Data C$0C$62K
Bonus C$152 - C$3,452
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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C$30,777 - C$62,852
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Technical Designer, Apparel

A technical apparel designer strives to create clothing that satisfies customers and furthers the mission of their brand. When designing an article of clothing or an outfit, the technical apparel designer must keep several concepts and goals in mind. First, the designer needs to ensure that produced clothing maintains a consistent fit. Second, the technical apparel designer must ensure that the construction of the articles and garments is of a high quality. Third, grade rules and tolerances for the clothing must be observed.

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Technical Designer, Apparel Tasks

  • Develop and manage the technical specification packages for apparel prototypes.
  • Evaluate garment for quality, lead fit sessions, and make recommendations for pattern improvements.
  • Assist and consult with factory pattern makers to develop new blocks.
  • Maintain documentation of all relevant data for production.

Technical Designer, Apparel Job Listings

Popular Skills for Technical Designer, Apparel

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Designer, Apparel

Pay by Experience for a Technical Designer, Apparel has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Designer, Apparel with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Designer, Apparel with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$38,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Technical Designer, Apparel which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$47,000 based on 8 salaries. A Technical Designer, Apparel with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$38,966

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Key Stats for Technical Designer, Apparel

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Technical Designer, Apparel Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

Experienced
▲21%

National Average
C$39,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

▼6%

Skills That Affect Technical Designer, Apparel Salaries

Technical Garment Knowledge
▲13%

National Average
C$39,000

Patternmaking
▼1%


Adobe Photoshop
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 18%