Average Design Manager with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Skills Salary

$80,832
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,101
Bonus
$4,966
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Design Manager with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills is $80,832.
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$55k
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MEDIAN $80,832
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Salary
$55k - $111k
Bonus
$1k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$993 - $25k
Total Pay
$53k - $117k

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Job Description for Design Manager

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.

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Popular Skills for Design Manager

Skills in Design, Project Management and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Design Manager

An early career Design Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,711 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Design Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,444 based on 102 salaries. An experienced Design Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,310 based on 134 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,442.
Employees with Design Manager in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 18.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (18.1% more) and Columbus, Ohio (11.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (10.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (4.7% less) and New York, New York (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 369 survey responses.
Early Career
14.1%
Mid Career
27.6%
Experienced
36.3%
Late Career
22.0%