Salary: Design Director | Glassdoor

Design Director Salaries

About This Data
2,202 SalariesUpdated Jan 14, 2018
Average Base Pay
$132,423/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$91K
Low
$132K
Average
$189K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$12,215
Range$2,288 - $42,316
How much does a Design Director make?

The national average salary for a Design Director is $132,423 in United States. Filter by location to see Design Director salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,202 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Design Director employees.

Salaries for Related Job Titles

Are you paid fairly?

Get a free, personalized salary estimate based on today's market
Get Your Estimate
Loading Jobs ...

Salaries by Company

SortPopular | Most Reports | Salary
Filter by Location
    or
    Search for Specific Employer
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Low
      High
      NIKE
      $149,424/yr
      Range: $130K - $170K
      8 salaries
      $149,424/yr
      $130K$170K
      Ralph Lauren
      $125,512/yr
      Range: $89K - $152K
      8 salaries
      $125,512/yr
      $89K$152K
      Gensler
      $109,579/yr
      Range: $85K - $130K
      8 salaries
      $109,579/yr
      $85K$130K
      Abercrombie & Fitch
      $152,641/yr
      Range: $109K - $244K
      7 salaries
      $152,641/yr
      $109K$244K
      Microsoft
      $156,217/yr
      Range: $134K - $180K
      6 salaries
      $156,217/yr
      $134K$180K
      LPK
      $73,262/yr
      Range: $53K - $95K
      6 salaries
      $73,262/yr
      $53K$95K
      Sears
      $138,000/yr
      Range: $125K - $150K
      5 salaries
      $138,000/yr
      $125K$150K

      Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Salary

      Martha Stewart Living
      $145,735/yr
      Range: $120K - $163K
      5 salaries
      $145,735/yr
      $120K$163K
      Sterling Brands
      $115,366/yr
      Range: $107K - $125K
      5 salaries
      $115,366/yr
      $107K$125K
      Louise Paris
      $126,686/yr
      Range: $88K - $138K
      5 salaries
      $126,686/yr
      $88K$138K
      Nordstrom
      $127,329/yr
      Range: $101K - $164K
      4 salaries
      $127,329/yr
      $101K$164K
      Gap
      $163,836/yr
      Range: $143K - $200K
      4 salaries
      $163,836/yr
      $143K$200K
      Maxim Integrated
      $166,361/yr
      Range: $154K - $171K
      4 salaries
      $166,361/yr
      $154K$171K
      IDEO
      $150,924/yr
      Range: $137K - $180K
      4 salaries
      $150,924/yr
      $137K$180K
      LF USA
      $227,921/yr
      Range: $152K - $359K
      4 salaries
      $227,921/yr
      $152K$359K
      Addison Design
      $97,617/yr
      Range: $88K - $120K
      4 salaries
      $97,617/yr
      $88K$120K
      Jager Di Paola Kemp
      $81,180/yr
      Range: $80K - $82K
      4 salaries
      $81,180/yr
      $80K$82K
      SPEC ENTERTAINMENT
      $92,149/yr
      Range: $68K - $109K
      4 salaries
      $92,149/yr
      $68K$109K
      Yahoo
      $174,132/yr
      Range: $159K - $188K
      3 salaries
      $174,132/yr
      $159K$188K
      Motorola Mobility
      $197,378/yr
      Range: $173K - $220K
      3 salaries
      $197,378/yr
      $173K$220K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Design Director salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $118,593
      per year
      A Deputy Design Director in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $118,593 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Public
      $145,000
      per year
      A Design Director in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $145,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $30k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $110,000
      per year
      A Director of Design in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      $10k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $150,000
      per year
      A Design Director in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
      $150,000
      per year
      A Design Director in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $150,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Hartford, CT Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
      Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.