The average salary for a Technical Designer, Apparel in Irvine, California is $54,899.
Is Technical Designer, Apparel your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.
$45k - $82k
$25k - $86k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Technical Designer, Apparel
A technical apparel designer strives to create clothing that satisfies customers and furthers the mission of their brand. When designing an article of clothing or an outfit, the technical apparel designer must keep several concepts and goals in mind. First, the designer needs to ensure that produced clothing maintains a consistent fit. Second, the technical apparel designer must ensure that the construction of the articles and garments is of a high quality. Third, grade rules and tolerances for…Read more
Technical Designer, Apparel Tasks
- Develop and manage the technical specification packages for apparel prototypes.
- Evaluate garment for quality, lead fit sessions, and make recommendations for pattern improvements.
- Assist and consult with factory pattern makers to develop new blocks.
- Maintain documentation of all relevant data for production.
Technical Designer, Apparel Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Technical Designer, Apparel
Technical Garment Knowledge
Skills in Adobe Illustrator, Technical Garment Knowledge, Technical Specification, Microsoft Excel and Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Technical Designer, Apparel
An early career Technical Designer, Apparel with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,731 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Technical Designer, Apparel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 6 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with Technical Designer, Apparel in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 45.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (37.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (34.8% more).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 11 survey responses.