AUTOMOTIVE DESIGNER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$46,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$143,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Populus Group
Highest Paying City
Portland, OR
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
6.4 years
How much does an automotive designer make?
As an Automotive Designer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $81,895 per year or $39.37 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $143,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $46,000 per year. States with the highest Automotive Designer salaries include Alaska, North Dakota, Minnesota, Washington, and South Dakota. The typical tenure for an Automotive Designer is 6.4 years.
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Average Automotive Designer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Automotive Designer makes. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Automotive Designers are Populus Group and Mercedes-Benz USA. In addition, companies like Volkswagen Group of America and Bosch Security Systems report highly competitive salaries for Automotive Designers.

Average Automotive Designer Salary By Location

As an Automotive Designer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $81,895 per year or $39.37 per hour. The city with the highest Automotive Designer salary is Portland, OR at $99,682 per year. Not only that, Portland, OR also has an average entry-level salary of $62,000. Alaska, North Dakota, Minnesota, Washington, and South Dakota are the states with the highest payscale for Automotive Designers. Tennessee, Kentucky, Georgia, South Carolina, and Hawaii are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Portland, OR
$99,682
2
Parksdale, CA
$97,232
3
Auburn Hills, MI
$92,272
4
Warren, MI
$91,484
5
Plymouth, MI
$91,423

RECENTLY ADDED Automotive Designer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Tampi Enterprise Inc.
Automotive Designer
03/20/2019
$73,045
Technicon Design Corporation
Automotive Designer-Digital Modeling
03/20/2019
$124,000
02/20/2019
$125,000