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Design Director salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$144,510
$23,896
Additional Cash Compensation
$168,406
Total Compensation
Median: 145,000
Min: $100K
Max: $194K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Design Director in Austin is $144,510. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in Austin is $23,896. The average total compensation for a Design Director in Austin is $168,406. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Design Director employees in Austin.

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Total number of Tech companies in Austin
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Total number of tech users on Built In Austin
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Design Director Salary by gender

The average Design Director salary for women is $145,309 and the average Design Director salary for men is $140,850.

Design Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Design Director with 7+ years of experience is $145,844. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $100,000.

Design Director Salary ranges

The most common Design Director salary in Austin is between $140k - $150k.

Average Design + UX salaries in Austin

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
UI Designer$74,500
Min: $42K
Max: $120K
Visual Designer$75,221
Min: $55K
Max: $128K
UX Designer$89,003
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Art Director$95,000
Min: $70K
Max: $130K
Product Designer$104,699
Min: $52K
Max: $195K
UX Researcher$109,571
Min: $83K
Max: $130K
Senior UI Designer$110,292
Min: $84K
Max: $130K
Senior UX Designer$124,268
Min: $64K
Max: $170K
Design Director$144,510
Min: $100K
Max: $194K
Creative Director$147,571
Min: $95K
Max: $202K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)$186,667
Min: $175K
Max: $200K

Career Info

Design Director jobs in Austin

Skills that affect Design Director salaries in Austin

1
Product Design
9% have this skill
2
Competitor Analysis
8% have this skill
3
Adobe Creative Suite
7% have this skill
4
Interaction Design
7% have this skill
5
Feature Validation
7% have this skill
6
Prototyping
7% have this skill

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.

Recent Design Director salaries in Austin

$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Product Design Director reported a yearly salary of $165,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $100,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$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