DESIGN MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$92,000
$53,000
Min 10%
$92,000
Median 50%
$162,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Aurora Health Care
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a design manager make?
As a Design Manager in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $93,060 per year or $44.74 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $162,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $53,000 per year. Professional companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Design Manager salaries are Alaska, Washington, Oregon, North Dakota, and South Dakota. The typical tenure for a Design Manager is 3.9 years.

Average Design Manager Salary By Company

Design Managers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Design Managers are Professional companies and Finance companies. Aurora Health Care and Under Armour are the highest paying companies. Companies like Google and Microsoft also report very competitive wages for Design Managers.

Average Design Manager Salary By Location

As a Design Manager in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $93,060 per year or $44.74 per hour. The city with the highest Design Manager salary is San Francisco, CA at $125,171 per year. Even as an entry-level Design Manager, you will make $67,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. Some of the states with the best Design Manager salaries are Alaska, Washington, Oregon, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Idaho. The lowest earning states are Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$125,171
2
Redmond, WA
$120,027
3
Reno, NV
$114,431
4
Portland, OR
$112,125
5
Boulder, CO
$105,619

Average Design Manager Salary By Industry

Design Manager salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Professional companies, and Technology companies pay their Design Managers well. Automotive companies pay Design Managers an average salary of $104,878, Professional companies pay $97,351, and Technology companys come in at $96,263. The types of companies that pay Design Managers the least are in the Health Care industry, where the average annual salary is $78,886.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$104,878
2
Professional
$97,351
3
Technology
$96,263
4
Hospitality
$95,769
5
Retail
$94,767

RECENTLY ADDED Design Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/19/2019
$70,404
CB Richard Ellis
Design Manager
10/19/2019
$100,000
CBRE
Design Manager
10/18/2019
$100,000
10/09/2019
$70,000
Randstad
Design Manager
09/13/2019
$65,219
Spray Enclosure Technologies, Inc.
Design Manager
08/31/2019
$95,000
08/21/2019
$56,059
Robert Half
Design Manager
08/14/2019
$52,885
Silverhawk Aviation
Design Manager
06/25/2019
$40,000
Kelly Services
Design Manager
06/13/2019
$100,176
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