2019 Design Director Salary Boston | Built In Boston
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Visual Designer
Boston
Boston

Design Director salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$155,750
$45,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$200,750
Total Compensation
Median: $156K
Min: $120K
Max: $190K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Design Director in Boston is $155,750. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in Boston is $45,000. The average total compensation for a Design Director in Boston is $200,750. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Design Director employees in Boston.

Boston by the numbers

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Total number of Tech companies in Boston
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Boston Companies with the Highest Design + UX Salaries

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Design Director Salary ranges

The two most common Design Director salary ranges in Boston are $150k - $160k and $180k - $190k.

Average Design Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Design Director make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $166,000 on average.

Design Director Salary by gender

Design Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Design Director with 7+ years of experience is $185,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
UI Designer $76,272
Min: $44K
Max: $110K
Visual Designer $77,923
Min: $57K
Max: $99K
Art Director $87,269
Min: $57K
Max: $139K
Product Designer $93,500
Min: $60K
Max: $120K
UX Designer $95,333
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Senior UI Designer $98,200
Min: $90K
Max: $125K
Senior UX Designer $110,737
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Creative Director $131,067
Min: $66K
Max: $210K
Design Director $155,750
Min: $120K
Max: $190K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $210,615
Min: $140K
Max: $400K

Design Director jobs in Boston
6

Visual Design Manager

Waltham
1 week ago
+19
Devoted Health is seeing a versatile and talented Visual Design Manager to oversee and produce print and digital materials. As a member of our marketing team, you will work closely with our writing, user experience, and member services team members to develop accurate, simple, easy-to-understand materials and collateral. You are exceptional in typography, composition, layout, color theory, grids, and print production with a keen attention to detail. The ideal candidate has experience designing consumer-friendly materials and is comfortable working with cross-functional teams such including compliance/legal.

Design Director

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+22
As our Design Director, you’ll inspire and delight others with powerful visual storytelling that showcases the evolution of our brand across our ecosystem of products, but you won’t stop there. You’re right for this role if you love to roll up your sleeves and lead the development of the design systems that enable product designers and engineers alike; if you love all aspects of design, and are deeply passionate about well-crafted experiences; if you care just as deeply about human language as you do about form and function, always keeping a user first mindset; and if you can’t wait to build an effective team.

Product Design Director, Sportsbook

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+16
We’re reimagining sports and technology. DraftKings is bringing sports fans closer to the games they love and becoming an essential part of their experience in the process. An industry pioneer since our founding in 2012, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do and we think you will too. Be part of the newest game changer. We are preparing to build upon our leading

Product Design Manager - Mobile

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+19
Your design solutions and the solutions developed by the designers you manage move the needle. It’s clear that having a measurable impact on the business really matters to you. You care deeply about building a quality product and you’ll go the extra mile to make sure you’re not just moving business metrics but also improving the experience overall. Working with you is a pleasure. Your colleagues in design, research, engineering and PM appreciate your collaborative approach, expertise and the user-centric perspective you bring to your work. Your knowledge of iOS UI and UX patterns is broad and deep. When teammates and colleagues have a question about how to create a great native app experience, they seek you out. You know when to follow Apple’s Human Interface Guidelines and when to look beyond them for other solutions. You’re good at prioritizing and helping the people you manage do the same. You’re a skilled communicator and presenter who’s comfortable working with stakeholders and getting a diverse audience excited about your solutions. You’re an effective manager and coach. Your people feel challenged, supported and encouraged to continuously improve.

Product Design Manager - Web

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+19
Your design solutions move the needle and making sure your work has an impact really matters to you. You’re eager to learn and will tackle whatever project comes your way, especially those that give you a chance to stretch and improve your skills. You’ve got some go-to approaches in your toolbox for how you solve design problems and you’re willing to try out new ones depending on the project and the needs of the team you’re working with. You’re a quick study. You work fast and generate lots of ideas for how to solve a wide variety of design challenges. You love opportunities to engage directly with the audience you’re designing for. Concept testing and feedback are key parts of your process. You run design workshops for cross-functional teams to help clarify goals, define the problem you’re solving, and brainstorm solutions with team members You refine your thinking as you design, by sharing work early and often, and by collaborating closely with other designers, PMs, domain experts and engineers. You don’t just think about individual screens, you think about each step in your user's journey, and your designs and specs reflect that attention to detail. Where you’ve got skills and expertise to share, you look for opportunities to teach others and help teammates level up.

Product Design Manager (Business)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+22
As the Associate Director of Product Design, you’ll inspire and delight others with powerful visual storytelling that showcases the evolution of our brand across our ecosystem of products, but you won’t stop there. You’re right for this role if you love to roll up your sleeves and lead the development of the design systems that enable product designers and engineers alike; if you love all...

Recent Design Director salaries in Boston

$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$190,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $190,000 with +$45,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $120,000
11-50 Employees
Boston
$130,000
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A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $130,000
11-50 Employees
Boston
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $150,000
51-200 Employees
Boston
$154,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $154,000
51-200 Employees
Boston
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $180,000
51-200 Employees
Boston
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $142,000
500+ Employees
Boston
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