2019 Design Director Salary NYC (Updated Daily) | Built In NYC
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Creative Director
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Design Director
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Director of Analytics
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Director of Product Management
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Visual Designer
New York
New York

Design Director salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$139,000
$9,658
Additional Cash Compensation
$148,658
Total Compensation
Median: $139K
Min: $100K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in New York?

The average salary for a Design Director in New York is $139,000. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in New York is $9,658. The average total compensation for a Design Director in New York is $148,658. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Design Director employees in New York.

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Design Director jobs in NYC
6

Interactive Design Manager

Greater NYC Area
6 days ago
The Discovery Golf Product Team is looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager to join the team and support the Golf Digest business with managing the development process and execution of a full suite of digital products and services.  You will be responsible managing the process of carrying features through the full product lifecycle – ensuring proper documentation of product requirements, user stories, user testing, wireframes, flow diagrams, testing and other supporting information. You will be at the intersection between the business, product managers, and developers. This role reports into the SVP of Product & Analytics and will work closely with product management, design, engineering, editorial, advertising and marketing teams to define and deliver features and enhancements that will drive engagement and revenue for Golf Digest.

Solution Design Manager

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+37
We're looking for a sales engineer to help us accomplish our mission to improve lives by learning from the experience of every cancer patient. Here's what you need to know about the role, our team and why Flatiron Health is the right next step in your career.  What You'll Do In this role, you'll work to support revenue cycle sale for both existing Flatiron customers and net new sales. The Solution Design Manager is responsible for assessing the

Product Design Manager, Design Systems

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+31
You will recruit and lead the designers needed for this team to maintain and evolve our existing design systems and design tools, working closely with our Design Platform team as well as the product design teams across our entire platform. This is an opportunity to have a tremendous impact on the future of millions of people and businesses by helping them get started establishing online presences for their businesses. 

Director of UX Research

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+32
As the Director of User Research you will reveal what our patients, physicians and pharmacies need and experience from our products by conducting primary and secondary research and exploring the behaviors and motivation of our users. You will produce robust, rich, and actionable research that teams need at every stage of the product development cycle. As the Director of User Research you will be responsible for building a world class team that will be embedded with a team of engineers, PMs, designers and other cross-functional partners.

Design Director

Greater NYC Area
1 day ago
+29
Candid is looking for a Design/Art Director rooted in visual design but also experienced in brand, motion and interactive design. You will be responsible for leading design work independently, developing brand concepts, and mentoring other designers. In this role, you’ll work closely with our writers, brand designers, CRM, and marketing teams. Additionally, you’ll need to direct and interact with photographers, illustrators, video producers, and coders across a range of projects including, but not limited to, brand design, package design, interface design, and environmental design. In each instance, you’ll lead the conceptualization and execution of the creative solutions, working closely with the team to develop ideas and creative storytelling. This position will report into the Executive Creative Director.

Design Director

Greater NYC Area
5 months ago
+40
You'll apply design principles and process across functions to deliver strong value to the business unit(s) you're supporting. Leading teams through rigorous design iterations and implementation, you'll be the primary driver of design. Streamline complex problems into simple solutions. Oversee creative and maintain consistency for the WeWork brand across many functions. Think strategically and connect design thinking back to specific business use cases. Coach and encourage designers, at varying levels to help the business through a multitude of design techniques. Manage business leader relationships across a variety of business lines.

Design Director Salary ranges

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

Average Design Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Design Director make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $143,750 on average.

Design Director Salary by gender

The average Design Director salary for women is $129,667 and the average Design Director salary for men is $148,375.

Design Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Design Director with 7+ years of experience is $142,938.

Average Design + UX salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $77,138
Min: $48K
Max: $120K
UI Designer $96,810
Min: $70K
Max: $127K
UX Designer $98,575
Min: $70K
Max: $135K
Art Director $99,750
Min: $75K
Max: $141K
Product Designer $103,487
Min: $45K
Max: $160K
Senior UI Designer $109,667
Min: $85K
Max: $140K
Senior UX Designer $123,694
Min: $90K
Max: $179K
Design Director $139,000
Min: $100K
Max: $205K
Creative Director $176,250
Min: $90K
Max: $272K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $220,000
Min: $100K
Max: $425K

NYC Companies with the Highest Design + UX Salaries

+39
Mobile, Software
+34
Big Data, Cloud
+37
HR Tech, Payments

Skills that affect Design Director salaries in New York

1
Wireframing
6% have this skill
2
Visual Design
5% have this skill
3
Adobe Creative Suite
5% have this skill
4
Responsive Design
5% have this skill
5
Interaction Design
5% have this skill
6
Usability Testing
5% have this skill

Recent Design Director salaries in New York

$149,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Director reported a yearly salary of $149,000 with +$7,450 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$154,000
Yearly Salary
A Director, Product Design reported a yearly salary of $154,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Head of Design reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
New York
$174,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Product Design reported a yearly salary of $174,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
5-10 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Group Art Supervisor reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$205,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $205,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Head of Design reported a yearly salary of $155,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
5-10 Reports
$121,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Product Design reported a yearly salary of $121,000 with +$13,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
5-10 Reports
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