Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Design Manager is $84,956
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Design Managers?
An entry-level Design Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,269 based on 6 salaries. An early career Design Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,911 based on 193 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Design Managers Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.