Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Furniture Designer is $42,000
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Furniture Designers?
An early career Furniture Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,000 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Furniture Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,500 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Furniture Designers Do?
A furniture designer is a profession that can include both artistic flair and in-depth understanding of industrial function in conceiving and introducing designs. Employers of furniture designers may use them in wide roles; for instance, a home furnishings company may employ a furniture designer to create furniture with creative and decorative elements for homeowners. Some designers also work for furniture companies which create chairs and desks for classrooms or office/cubicle use. In this …Read more
- Estimate material requirements and costs, and present design to client for approval.
- Responsible for material selection and recommendation.
- Research, draft, and design furniture items.