The average salary for a Technical Design Manager is $93,710.
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Job Description for Technical Design Manager
Technical design managers work in a variety of fields, from engineering teams to film and television studios to software companies to companies with theatrical requirements. Technical design managers are often the highest-level individuals overseeing the technical aspects for the technical field in which they work. Technical design managers work with colleagues and various functional teams to ensure effective collaboration. They initiate projects and develop specs, making sure that prototypes …Read more
Technical Design Manager Tasks
- Review designs and assess for quality and brand continuity.
- Set calendar and goals for the technical design team to meet organization deadlines.
- Manage team, assess products, and increase overall performance.
- Troubleshoot software, technical errors, and concerns to remedy problems.
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Popular Skills for Technical Design Manager
Technical Garment Knowledge
Skills in Product Development, Patternmaking and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Garment Knowledge and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Technical Design Manager
An early career Technical Design Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,204 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Technical Design Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,110 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Technical Design Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,099 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $102,665.
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Employees with Technical Design Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (17.4% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.8% more).
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