Design Director salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$142,510
$23,596
Additional Cash Compensation
$166,106
Total Compensation
Median: $143K
Min: $100K
Max: $194K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Design Director in Austin is $142,510. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in Austin is $23,596. The average total compensation for a Design Director in Austin is $166,106. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Design Director employees in Austin.

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Design Director jobs in Austin

Experience Design Manager (UX/UI)

Austin
2 weeks ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn

Design Manager - Design Systems

Austin
3 weeks ago
As Design Manager on our Design Systems team, you will report to the VP of Product Design and shape our design system DNA into a high-quality foundation that all our product experiences will be built upon. The Design System at Babylon Health is a high-impact project that drives product iteration as our services continue to grow globally and powers both our member-facing and professional tooling. You’ll be a key contributor in establishing best practice design across UI components, interaction patterns, and visual design as well as owning the documentation and overall design language. You’ll guide the vision for the entire system.

Director of User Experience and Design

Austin
1 week ago
+31
Our Mission: To connect all people in need and the programs that serve them (with dignity and ease). Aunt Bertha picks up where Uncle Sam leaves off by making it easy to find and apply for government and charitable social service programs. By organizing the world's human service program information, we make it easy for people in need and the people who help them to find help in seconds on https://findhelp.org. We are looking for people who are

Design Manager

Austin
4 months ago
+44
Who is Postclick? As the global leader in digital advertising conversion, we are on a mission to automate advertising conversion by dynamically delivering relevant post-click experiences at a scale previously thought impossible. We offer two impactful products to improve your advertising conversion - Instapage for SMB’s and the new Postclick Advertising Cloud platform for Enterprises. Our diverse team is made up of innovators who seek high and

Digital Design Director

Austin
1 week ago
+44
Come join our growing, in-house creative department where we’re looking for big ideas to tell our story in new ways that connect with our customers. The Digital Design Director is responsible for shaping and evolving Whole Foods multi-channel campaign strategy and leading teams of designers to execute confidently across all digital touch points. In partnership with content and in-store design, you will bring a sophisticated knowledge of how

Product Design Manager

Austin
4 days ago
+44
ABOUT THIS POSITION We are looking for an empathetic and dynamic Product Design Manager to think strategically, see the big picture, lead a design team, and work closely with stakeholders across the company. The Product Design Manager will ensure that the design of our products, services, tools, and e-commerce experiences meet the specific needs of students, improve their outcomes, and sustain the health of our business within each of our

Design Director Salary ranges

The most common Design Director salary in Austin is between $130k - $140k.

Average Design Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Design Director make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $177,600 on average.

Design Director Salary by gender

The average Design Director salary for women is $145,309 and the average Design Director salary for men is $139,089.

Design Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Design Director with 7+ years of experience is $144,747. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $100,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $77,575
Min: $55K
Max: $128K
UI Designer $86,250
Min: $60K
Max: $120K
UX Designer $87,752
Min: $55K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $100,887
Min: $62K
Max: $195K
Art Director $106,000
Min: $70K
Max: $150K
Senior UI Designer $109,050
Min: $84K
Max: $130K
UX Researcher $112,300
Min: $83K
Max: $130K
Senior UX Designer $123,003
Min: $64K
Max: $170K
Creative Director $133,200
Min: $95K
Max: $150K
Design Director $142,510
Min: $100K
Max: $194K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $186,667
Min: $175K
Max: $200K

Skills that affect Design Director salaries in Austin

1
Product Design
9% have this skill
2
Competitor Analysis
8% have this skill
3
Feature Validation
8% have this skill
4
Interaction Design
7% have this skill
5
User Flows
7% have this skill
6
Usability Testing
7% have this skill

Recent Design Director salaries in Austin

$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $100,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Design reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$143,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $143,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Art Director reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$156,400
Yearly Salary
A Director, UX and Product Design reported a yearly salary of $156,400 with +$38,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Lead North America reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$19,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$133,000
Yearly Salary
A Experience Director reported a yearly salary of $133,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$193,800
Yearly Salary
A Senior Director of Product Design reported a yearly salary of $193,800 with +$22,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
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