Graphic Design Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$60,000
$44,000
Min 10%
$60,000
Median 50%
$80,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Medpace
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Montana
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a graphic design manager make?
Graphic Design Managers in America make, on average, $60,086 a year or $28.89 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $80,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $44,000. Most Graphic Design Manager jobs are in Technology companies and Hospitality companies. Montana, Idaho, Washington, Massachusetts, and New York have the highest paying Graphic Design Manager jobs. The typical tenure for a Graphic Design Manager is 3.6 years.
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Average Graphic Design Manager Salary By Location

As a Graphic Design Manager in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $60,086 per year or $28.89 per hour. Graphic Design Managers make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $80,581 per year. Not only that, San Francisco, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $47,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Graphic Design Manager salaries are Montana, Idaho, Washington, Massachusetts, and New York. Alabama, South Carolina, Florida, Mississippi, and Louisiana have the lowest reported salaries for Graphic Design Managers.

Map of Graphic Design Manager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Graphic Design Managers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Graphic Design Manager Salary By Company

Graphic Design Manager jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Technology companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Graphic Design Managers. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Graphic Design Managers are Medpace and GUESS. Companies like Nintendo and Reynolds and Reynolds also pay high salaries to their Graphic Design Managers.

Average Graphic Design Manager Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Graphic Design Manager works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Media companies, Telecommunication companies, and Retail companies pay higher-than-average wages for Graphic Design Managers. Media companies pay Graphic Design Managers an average salary of $63,572, Telecommunication companies pay $62,551, and Retail companys come in at $61,175. At $56,007, the average salary for Graphic Design Managers in the Health Care industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Media
Media
$63,572
$64k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$62,551
$63k
Retail
Retail
$61,175
$61k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$59,281
$59k
Professional
Professional
$58,900
$59k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$58,022
$58k
Insurance
Insurance
$56,766
$57k
Technology
Technology
$56,031
$56k
Health Care
Health Care
$56,007
$56k

Graphic Design Manager Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Graphic Design Manager Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Graphic Design Manager can range from $38,278 to $84,666 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$146,090
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