Design Director salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$165,949
$21,094
Additional Cash Compensation
$187,043
Total Compensation
Median: 166,600
Min: $120K
Max: $215K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Design Director in Boston is $165,949. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in Boston is $21,094. The average total compensation for a Design Director in Boston is $187,043. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Design Director employees in Boston.

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Design Director jobs in Boston

Senior Design Manager, External Collaboration

Remote
2 days ago
Working at AtlassianAtlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity. Assuming you have eligible working rights and a sufficient time zone overlap with your team, you can choose to work remotely or return to an office as they reopen (unless it's necessary for your role to be performed in the office). Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.This role is open to those

Senior Design Manager, New Products

Remote
5 days ago
Working at AtlassianAtlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity. Assuming you have eligible working rights and a sufficient time zone overlap with your team, you can choose to work remotely or return to an office as they reopen (unless it's necessary for your role to be performed in the office). Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.Your future team Are you a

Experience Design Manager, Jira Service Management

Remote
23 hours ago
Working at AtlassianAtlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity. Assuming you have eligible working rights and a sufficient time zone overlap with your team, you can choose to work remotely or return to an office as they reopen (unless it's necessary for your role to be performed in the office). Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.Your future team Atlassian

Senior Experience Design Manager, Design System

Remote
6 days ago
Working at AtlassianAtlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity. Assuming you have eligible working rights and a sufficient time zone overlap with your team, you can choose to work remotely or return to an office as they reopen (unless it's necessary for your role to be performed in the office). Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.Your future team We are the

Director of User Experience

Remote
3 days ago
About Carrot: Carrot Fertility is the leading global fertility healthcare and family-forming benefits provider for employers and health plans. Companies use Carrot to customize an inclusive fertility benefit that provides employees financial, medical, and emotional support as they pursue parenthood and fertility care, reducing healthcare costs and resulting in better clinical outcomes. The Role:  The product team at Carrot Fertility is seeking a

Director, User Experience

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
eClinical Solutions helps life sciences organizations around the world accelerate clinical development initiatives with expert data services and the elluminate Clinical Data Cloud - the foundation of digital trials. Together, the elluminate platform and digital data services give clients self-service access to all their data from one centralized location plus advanced analytics that help them make smarter, faster business decisions. You will

Design Director Salary ranges

The two most common Design Director salary ranges in Boston are $170k - $180k and $190k - $200k.

Average Design Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Design Director make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $184,800 on average.

Design Director Salary by gender

The average Design Director salary for women is $172,927 and the average Design Director salary for men is $157,792.

Design Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Design Director with 7+ years of experience is $167,951.

Average Design + UX salaries in Boston

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Visual Designer$72,068
Min: $42K
Max: $100K
UI Designer$85,250
Min: $65K
Max: $120K
Art Director$87,306
Min: $70K
Max: $110K
UX Designer$94,821
Min: $68K
Max: $130K
Senior UI Designer$101,857
Min: $70K
Max: $137K
UX Researcher$105,111
Min: $79K
Max: $135K
Product Designer$108,277
Min: $50K
Max: $180K
Creative Director$123,250
Min: $95K
Max: $177K
Senior UX Designer$128,039
Min: $90K
Max: $210K
Design Director$165,949
Min: $120K
Max: $215K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)$236,250
Min: $235K
Max: $240K

Skills that affect Design Director salaries in Boston

1
User Interviews
8% have this skill
2
Usability Testing
8% have this skill
3
User Flows
8% have this skill
4
Wireframing
8% have this skill
5
Persona Definition
8% have this skill
6
Prototyping
7% have this skill

Recent Design Director salaries in Boston

$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Product Design reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$166,600
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $166,600 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$210,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of UX Research reported a yearly salary of $210,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Boston
5-10 Reports
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Director UX reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$25,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Boston
5-10 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$167,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $167,000 with +$16,700 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A UX Manager reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$14,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Other
1,000+ Employees
Boston
5-10 Reports
$189,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $189,000 with +$33,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Boston
>10 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Director, User Experience reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Boston
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