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Visual Designer
Boston
Boston

Design Director salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$152,214
$28,600
Additional Cash Compensation
$180,814
Total Compensation
Median: $152K
Min: $120K
Max: $190K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Design Director in Boston is $152,214. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in Boston is $28,600. The average total compensation for a Design Director in Boston is $180,814. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Design Director employees in Boston.

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Design Director jobs in Boston

Design Manager

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+50
Toast is seeking a talented visual designer to create beautiful and effective visuals that take our brand to the next level. In this role, you’ll be involved in every aspect of the visual design process across different types of media formats (website, video, print, etc.) from brainstorming concepts, to interacting with internal teams, to executing creative assets deployed across our restaurant community. The ideal candidate should have the ability to push the boundaries of what’s possible while upholding our high standards for quality, executing across a full range of skills in graphic design, illustration, animation, typography, and photography. This is an ideal position for someone with 3-5 years of experience and looking to accelerate their career

Director of UX

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+21
Hiring, managing and mentoring a team of talented product designers. Collaborating with the CPO and VP of Engineering on our product strategy. Improving our design processes to deliver great products more efficiently. Leading by example—leaving your fingerprints on the design of the product. Weaving UX best practices and trends into the things our customers can make with Appcues.

Director, User Experience

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
+20
We're seeking a Director, User Experience to join our product leadership team based in Boston. This role will manage teams of product design, UX research, and customer experience design. You will help drive the overall UX strategy, and scale the Acquia Design System to drive design and engineering efficiencies across the portfolio. This is a senior-level role with significant responsibility, creativity, technical expertise, and business sense required.

UX/Product Design Manager

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+43
We are looking for an experienced, hands-on UX Manager to join our team. At Ellevation, our managers are player / coaches. As a “player” you are an individual contributor: you work alongside an agile product team to drive innovation, craft workflows, validate ideas, and iterate throughout to deliver best-in-class user experiences to our customers. As a “coach” you are a teacher: you work closely with your reports to advise and guide them on their work and career paths.

Director of User Experience

Waltham
2 months ago
Our Director of User Experience will be responsible for transforming our end to end customer experience while leading and growing our UX team and capability. In this role, you will advocate for and design holistic, end to end experiences for all users. You have proven design and facilitative leadership abilities and enjoy a mix of hands on research, product strategy & team management. You will have extensive experience in bringing innovative

Design Director Salary ranges

Average Design Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Design Director make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $185,000 on average.

Design Director Salary by gender

The average Design Director salary for women is $173,250 and the average Design Director salary for men is $140,500.

Design Director Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Design Director with 7+ years of experience is $156,875.

Average Design + UX salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $74,381
Min: $42K
Max: $100K
UI Designer $76,219
Min: $44K
Max: $110K
Art Director $88,333
Min: $57K
Max: $139K
Product Designer $95,286
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
Senior UI Designer $95,500
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
UX Designer $97,110
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Senior UX Designer $121,628
Min: $90K
Max: $210K
Creative Director $130,344
Min: $66K
Max: $210K
Design Director $152,214
Min: $120K
Max: $190K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $213,867
Min: $140K
Max: $400K

Skills that affect Design Director salaries in Boston

1
User Flows
8% have this skill
2
Prototyping
8% have this skill
3
Persona Definition
8% have this skill
4
User Interviews
8% have this skill
5
Information Architecture
8% have this skill
6
Product Design
8% have this skill

Recent Design Director salaries in Boston

$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boston
5-10 Reports
$190,000
Yearly Salary
A Executive Director, Experience Design reported a yearly salary of $190,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
>10 Reports
$122,000
Yearly Salary
A User Research & Analytics Manager reported a yearly salary of $122,000 with +$18,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$138,000
Yearly Salary
A Director, UX & Design reported a yearly salary of $138,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$185,000
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $185,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$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
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $130,000
11-50 Employees
Boston
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