2019 Visual Designer Salary Boston (Updated Daily) | Built In Boston
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Visual Designer
Boston
Boston

Visual Designer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$76,667
$3,167
Additional Cash Compensation
$79,834
Total Compensation
Median: $77K
Min: $45K
Max: $99K

How Much Does a Visual Designer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Visual Designer in Boston is $76,667. The average additional cash compensation for a Visual Designer in Boston is $3,167. The average total compensation for a Visual Designer in Boston is $79,834. Visual Designer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Visual Designer employees in Boston.

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Visual Designer jobs in Boston
72

UX & Data Visualization Designer

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+24
As a user experience designer at Kensho, you will articulate the future direction of Kensho’s products. In your role you will be setting the bar for the next generation of analytics tools — facilitating faster decision making in finance, defense, and beyond. Working closely with our end-users, product management, and engineering, you will be responsible for bringing simplicity, intuitiveness, and beauty to complex data-rich applications. The ideal candidate has a world-class portfolio with a demonstrated ability to successfully address user needs in a complex problem domain.

Product Designer

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+42
Klaviyo is a product driven company, and we’re passionate about user experience and design.  The Product Designer will join a team and be involved in every aspect of the product conceptualization and development process. Responsibilities range from brainstorming the next great product, prototyping the experience, pairing with engineering and product management during agile development, tweaking pixels right before launch, and working with customers to perform usability testing. You will be expected to utilize your full range of product design, interaction design, and visual design skills, and – individually – you will own the experience for at least one area/feature of the Klaviyo product.

Product Design Director, Sportsbook

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+24
Provide art direction to designers, writers, developers, and UX specialists. Contribute strategic ideas and innovative thinking to meet market changes, reach business objectives, address competitive threats, and support strategic plans. Manage the Visual UI Design team, including organizational alignment, recruiting, professional training, performance reviews, setting objectives, and more. Build strong, collaborative business partnerships with key departments.

Director of Product Design

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+42
Talking to and working with customers constantly. Hiring and managing exceptional Product Designers. Organizing, implementing and improving a world class design system. Making Klaviyo a globally recognized steward of user-centric, quality product design. Defining and executing product design processes that lead to beautiful, efficient and fast product experiences and workflows. Contribute to strategic prioritization of what we work on, when and why.

Model-Based Design Engineer

Cambridge
5 days ago
+23
This position designs and develops high integrity flight and mission-critical onboard software for UAV systems and delivers integrated and tested software in the unmanned aerospace system markets. The main purpose of this position is to shape the requirements, design and implement target hardware software, fully integrate and test software and support flight testing.  This position generates software with a high degree of safety-critical rigor. 

Human Factors Design Engineer

Cambridge
5 days ago
+23
Work with multi-disciplinary teams of engineers, including experts in robotics, autonomy, aerodynamics, flight controls, structures, flight testing, and human factors to develop user interfaces for human-robot and human-autonomy interaction. Incorporate human factors, human systems, and cognitive engineering elements into current and future research and development programs. Apply expertise in knowledge elicitation, systems engineering, user interface design, human subjects testing, training programs, and procedures in support of developing new interface systems and methodologies. Develop designs and software requirements for innovative user interfaces, potentially including novel interface modalities (e.g. augmented reality, speech interaction) for human interaction with robotics and autonomous systems. Support software architecture definition for those systems. Support compilation of materials for customer reports and periodically support proposal writing.

Junior Marketing Designer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
You’ll report directly to the Creative Director, Brand and be involved in design and development across everything we do as a marketing team. Whether it is supporting our content team with blog images, infographics, and interactive content or working with the funnel team to create landing pages, ads, and experiences for social media or jumping into signage and swag for the events you’ll bring your insights and skill to bear on it all.

Autonomy System Designer/Architect

Cambridge
1 week ago
+23
We are looking for an Autonomy Systems Architect to help us design and deploy next generation aircraft systems to enable unmanned aircraft to safely fly within the National Airspace System (NAS). This individual will apply strong systems engineering skills, software engineering skills, and autonomy domain knowledge to solve the challenges in engineering unmanned aircraft that effectively interact with air traffic control and other airspace users to achieve regular access to the NAS. Working within a multi-disciplinary team, this individual will take these autonomy systems from concept to the field, making critical contributions to the architectural concept design of autonomy software systems  for both existing and new, purpose-built aircraft.

Senior Motion Design Manager

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
We’re growing quickly and are searching for a Senior Motion Design Manager to play a key role within the in-house agency. You will help your team deliver high-performance creative and engaging storytelling to build the DraftKings brand. Working closely with the in-house agency, you will craft unique concepts for use across a variety of media including broadcast, digital, out-of-home, in-app, and more. 

Conceptual Aircraft Design Engineer

Cambridge
1 week ago
+23
Aurora Flight Sciences is currently seeking a mid-level engineer to join the  Advanced Concepts Group of the Cambridge Research and Technology Center.  In this role, the candidate will pursue advanced research in aerodynamics, modelling and multi-disciplinary optimization in a fast-paced development environment and contribute to the maturation of unconventional aircraft configurations for both commercial and military applications. The candidate will be expected to conceive and evaluate clean-sheet concepts making use of a variety of enabling technologies, and support these programs from preliminary design through fabrication and flight test.   The successful candidate will possess a varied, multi-disciplinary background and a willingness to accept multiple roles in a variety of technical areas, as required by active programs.  The successful candidate will also have significant experience with aircraft conceptual design, selection and use of analysis tools across a range of modelling fidelities and the use of optimization in design.

Sr. Human Factors Design Engineer

Cambridge
5 days ago
+23
Work with multi-disciplinary teams of engineers, including experts in robotics, autonomy, aerodynamics, flight controls, structures, flight testing, and human factors to develop user interfaces for human-robot and human-autonomy interaction. Incorporate human factors, human systems, and cognitive engineering elements into current and future research and development programs. Apply expertise in knowledge elicitation, systems engineering, user interface design, human subjects testing, training programs, and procedures in support of developing new interface systems and methodologies. Develop designs and software requirements for innovative user interfaces, potentially including novel interface modalities (e.g. augmented reality, speech interaction) for human interaction with robotics and autonomous systems. Support software architecture definition for those systems. Support compilation of materials for customer reports and periodically support proposal writing.

Senior Model-Based Design Engineer

Cambridge
5 days ago
+23
This position designs and develops high integrity flight and mission-critical onboard software for UAV systems and delivers integrated and tested software in the unmanned aerospace system markets. The main purpose of this position is to shape the requirements, design and implement target hardware software, fully integrate and test software and support flight testing.  This position generates software with a high degree of safety-critical rigor.  Aurora’s work environment provides significant responsibility and authority to implement robust, cost-effective, and high-performing technical solutions.  As part of a dynamic, multidisciplinary team, this engineer participates hands-on in the full software life-cycle, from concept through implementation, integration all the way to flight test. This activity requires collaboration with other engineering disciplines in planning, design and development of systems to ensure software and hardware performance and compatibility. The position also requires authoring test plans and test cases, conducting unit, integration, and system-level testing. Typically, the applicant will use toolsets that support applications that run-in space and time partitions.  These are typically on a real-time operating system executing on a wide range of processor families.  

Visual Designer Salary ranges

The most common Visual Designer salary in Boston is between $90k - $100k.

Average Visual Designer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Visual Designer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $83,100 on average.

Visual Designer Salary by gender

The average Visual Designer salary for women is $79,000 and the average Visual Designer salary for men is $55,500.

Visual Designer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Visual Designer with 7+ years of experience is $92,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
UI Designer $76,272
Min: $44K
Max: $110K
Visual Designer $76,667
Min: $45K
Max: $99K
Art Director $87,269
Min: $57K
Max: $139K
Senior UI Designer $93,500
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Product Designer $94,054
Min: $60K
Max: $130K
UX Designer $95,762
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Senior UX Designer $114,957
Min: $90K
Max: $170K
Creative Director $130,688
Min: $66K
Max: $210K
Design Director $156,900
Min: $120K
Max: $190K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $213,867
Min: $140K
Max: $400K

Boston Companies with the Highest Design + UX Salaries

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

Skills that affect Visual Designer salaries in Boston

1
Graphic Design
15% have this skill
2
Visual Design
15% have this skill
3
Adobe Creative Suite
15% have this skill
4
Typography
12% have this skill
5
Iconography
12% have this skill
6
Illustration
8% have this skill

Recent Visual Designer salaries in Boston

$92,000
Yearly Salary
A Learning Experience Designer reported a yearly salary of $92,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$45,000
Yearly Salary
A Junior Graphic Designer reported a yearly salary of $45,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
$66,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $66,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$66,000
Yearly Salary
A Communications Designer reported a yearly salary of $66,000 with +$3,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Boston
$81,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $81,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $93,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $93,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$94,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $94,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $60,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$63,000
Yearly Salary
A Visual Designer reported a yearly salary of $63,000
201-500 Employees
Boston
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