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Design director salary in Chicago, IL

How much does a Design Director make in Chicago, IL?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $117,549
Low $69,891
High $197,706
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a design director is $117,549 per year in Chicago, IL. 6 salaries reported, updated at July 27, 2022

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Top companies for Design Directors in Chicago, IL

  1. NIKE
    11,441 reviews7 salaries reported
    $175,567per year
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Highest paying cities for Design Directors near Chicago, IL

  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $144,942 per year
    19 salaries reported
  2. Seattle, WA
    $137,265 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. San Francisco, CA
    $137,004 per year
    19 salaries reported
  1. Portland, OR
    $134,057 per year
    16 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $132,907 per year
    22 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $127,451 per year
    41 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $124,515 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $117,717 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $117,549 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Design Directors

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 36 ratings

69% of Design Directors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Chicago, IL?

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