The average salary for a Design Manager with Engineering Design skills is $88,804.
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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 …Read more
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
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills that pay less than market rate include Graphic Design, Computer Aided Design (CAD), People Management, Project Management and 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 $77,687 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Design Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,220 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Design Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,829 based on 82 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,240.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Design Manager in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (13.4% less), Houston, Texas (2.0% less) and Columbus, Ohio (1.6% less).
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