Fashion Designer with Design Skills Salary

Fashion Designers with Design skills can expect to earn an average of $64K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. While some workers in this profession — about a fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the greater part have dental insurance. Job satisfaction for Fashion Designers with Design skills is high. The vast majority (87 percent) of Fashion Designers with Design skills who took the survey are female. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$39,018 - $99,242
$39K
$65K
$99K
MEDIAN: $64,911
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$11.92 - $48.77
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$49
MEDIAN: $20.26
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$0$102K
Salary $39,018 - $99,242
Bonus $988 - $10,297
Profit Sharing $2,000
Commission $8,500
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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$35,805 - $102,390
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 527
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $11.92 - $48.77
Hourly Tips $10.00
Overtime $11.84 - $61.53
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $988 - $10,297
Commission $8,500
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$35,805 - $102,390
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 86

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Pay by Experience Level for Fashion Designer

Pay by Experience for a Fashion Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Fashion Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 266 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fashion Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 248 salaries. An experienced Fashion Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 135 salaries. A Fashion Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 32 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,718

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

For those looking to make money, Fashion Designers with Design skills in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 12 percent above the national average. Fashion Designers with Design skills will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+11 percent), Minneapolis (+9 percent), San Francisco (+4 percent), and San Diego (+1 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in a Fashion Designer's salary, with Miami Fashion Designers with Design skills earning salaries that are 47 percent less than the national average. Employers in Houston and Portland also lean toward paying below-median salaries (20 percent lower and 14 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Fashion Designer

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 123 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Fashion Designer Salaries

▲51%

▲24%

▲6%

National Average
$64,000

▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 123 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 26%
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