The average salary for a Furniture Designer with Design skills is $51,351.
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Job Description for Furniture Designer
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 latt…Read more
Furniture Designer Tasks
- Estimate material requirements and costs, and present design to client for approval.
- Responsible for material selection and recommendation.
- Research, draft, and design furniture items.
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Popular Skills for Furniture Designer
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Computer Aided Design (CAD), 3D Rendering, Project Management and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD.
Pay by Experience Level for Furniture Designer
An entry-level Furniture Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,321 based on 7 salaries. An early career Furniture Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,437 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Furniture Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,258 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Furniture Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,811 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,500.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Furniture Designer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 16.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (22.8% less) and Los Angeles, California (6.5% less).
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