Instructional Design Manager Salary

The majority of Instructional Design Managers in the United States — a little more than half — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $59K to $108K per year, and the median is $76K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Female Instructional Design Managers survey participants are more prevalent than men — 63 percent of professionals. A large number enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Most Instructional Design Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
Read More
$58,445 - $105,708
$58K
$77K
$110K
MEDIAN: $76,515
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$106K
Salary $58,445 - $105,708
Bonus $984 - $10,067
Profit Sharing $3,500
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).
)
$58,724 - $106,038
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 94

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Job Description for Instructional Design Manager

Instructional design managers develop and oversee project designs and implement ideas for each project, as well as guide the organization in these areas. They must use technology and applications as well as planning and creativity to brainstorm ideas and develop them online or on paper, and they then bring other employees together to bring these ideas to reality.

Read More...

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.

Instructional Design Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Instructional Design Manager


Survey takers who work as Instructional Design Managers typically report just a few professional skills. Most notably, skills in Training Program Development, Project Management, instructional design, and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing People Management as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. instructional design and Project Management also typically command lower compensation. Experience with Project Management is often linked with knowledge of Training Program Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Instructional Design Manager

Pay by Experience for an Instructional Design Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Instructional Design Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Instructional Design Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Instructional Design Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 48 salaries. An Instructional Design Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 10 salaries.

Instructional Design Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Instructional Design Manager?

Instructional Design Manager in Cedar Rapids:
"High Stress, Lots of Responsibility, Sometimes Fun."
Pros: I get to travel and see workshops that I've helped create. I get to implement my own management systems, which I enjoy.
Cons: I shoulder more responsibility than most of the higher-paid employees, as the creative contingency are undervalued in an environment where sales and marketing take precedence.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Instructional Design Manager

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
10%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Instructional Design Manager Salaries

▲22%

▲13%

National Average
$80,000

▼4%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Instructional Design Manager Salaries

National Average
$80,000



instructional design
▼7%

People Management
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 12%
ADVERTISEMENT