Design Director salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$152,315
$24,583
Additional Cash Compensation
$176,898
Total Compensation
Median: $152K
Min: $83K
Max: $250K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Design Director in Austin is $152,315. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in Austin is $24,583. The average total compensation for a Design Director in Austin is $176,898. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Design Director employees in Austin.

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Total number of Tech companies in Austin
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Client Success Manager
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Controller
COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
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Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Engineering Manager
Data Scientist
Database Administrator
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
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HR Coordinator
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Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
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Junior Business Analyst
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Lead Software Engineer
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Operations Associate
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Principal Software Engineer
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Product Designer
Product Manager
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Product Owner
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SEO Manager
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Site Reliability Engineer
Social Media Manager
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Technical Product Manager
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Technical Recruiter
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Design Director jobs in Austin

Creative Design Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+38
Who You Are: Admit it, user experience is something you’re always thinking about (You’re thinking about it right now, aren’t you? It’s ok, we understand. And in fact, we’d love your feedback on our careers page since you’re here already) When you visit a website with a less than optimal experience, you feel the urge to improve it. When a site gives you an experience that blows you away, you’re taking mental notes with the excitement of one day

UX Design Manager

Austin
2 weeks ago
+15
As a User Experience (UX) leader, you help define and drive the future of Google design. You identify and set product strategy, envision complex UX ecosystems and inspire teams to push the boundaries of what’s possible. You possess a clear vision of the future of user experience and have the courage to pursue forward-thinking design. In this role, you will apply your passion for brand, craft, and design fidelity to guide research and design processes, mentor talented members of your team, and collaborate with leaders of other UX and Engineering teams to create innovative experiences across all of Google’s products.

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 $182,186 on average.

Design Director Salary by gender

The average Design Director salary for women is $151,000 and the average Design Director salary for men is $153,288.

Design Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Design Director with 7+ years of experience is $152,220.

Average Design + UX salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $76,654
Min: $41K
Max: $103K
UI Designer $82,745
Min: $45K
Max: $138K
Art Director $84,045
Min: $56K
Max: $131K
UX Designer $87,122
Min: $60K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $92,043
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Senior UI Designer $103,737
Min: $72K
Max: $138K
Senior UX Designer $110,421
Min: $64K
Max: $155K
UX Researcher $115,000
Min: $95K
Max: $130K
Creative Director $152,083
Min: $128K
Max: $183K
Design Director $152,315
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $166,077
Min: $104K
Max: $200K

Skills that affect Design Director salaries in Austin

1
Product Design
10% have this skill
2
User Flows
9% have this skill
3
Feature Validation
9% have this skill
4
Interaction Design
9% have this skill
5
Content Strategy
9% have this skill
6
Wireframing
9% have this skill

Recent Design Director salaries in Austin

$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
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Director of Research reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$21,750 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$190,000
Yearly Salary
A VP, Digital Properties reported a yearly salary of $190,000 with +$38,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $140,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Product Design & UX reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Director, Product Design reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Design reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
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