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Average Instructional Design Manager Salary

$80,604
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,131
Bonus
$2,400
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The average salary for an Instructional Design Manager is $80,604.
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$61k
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$81k
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$111k
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What Do Instructional Design Managers Do?

Instructional Design Manager Tasks
  • Develop and deliver targeted curriculum and learning programs.
  • Manage mentorship, coaching and shadowing experiences.
  • Create and analyze evaluations to assess student progress.
  • Design and implement web-based teaching platforms and learning opportunities.
  • Evaluate, maintain and update instructional materials for content and appearance.

Job Satisfaction for Instructional Design Manager

4.1 out of 5
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What Are Popular Skills for Instructional Design Managers?

Skills in Training Program Development and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Articulate E-Learning Software, Project Management and Course Design.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Instructional Design Managers?

An early career Instructional Design Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,586 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Instructional Design Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,777 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Instructional Design Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,113 based on 76 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $93,211.
Employees with Instructional Design Manager in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (12.3% more) and San Francisco, California (10.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (21.9% less) and Austin, Texas (10.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 181 survey responses.
Early Career
8.3%
Mid Career
35.9%
Experienced
42.0%
Late Career
13.8%