The average salary for a Technical Designer, Apparel at The Kellwood Company is $63,000.
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$56k - $85k
$56k - $85k
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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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Technical Designer, Apparel
The top respondents for the job title Technical Designer, Apparel are from the companies Express, LLC, Hanna Andersson Corporaiton and Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Nike, Inc. where the average pay is $83,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Chico's Fas and Polo Ralph Lauren Corp, earning around $74,000 and $70,318, respectively. Bioworld Merchandising Inc pays the lowest at around $40,439. Jerry Leigh and Hanna Andersson Corporaiton also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $43,160 and $60,923, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Technical Designer, Apparel
Technical Garment Knowledge
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