Design Director Salary Los Angeles: Updated 2018 | Built In Los Angeles
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Creative Director
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Customer Support Manager
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Design Director salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

Additional Cash Compensation
Total Compensation
Median: $117K
Min: $85K
Max: $142K

How Much Does a Design Director Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Design Director in Los Angeles is $117,167. The average additional cash compensation for a Design Director in Los Angeles is $20,000. The average total compensation for a Design Director in Los Angeles is $137,167. Design Director salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Design Director employees in Los Angeles.

LA by the numbers

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Los Angeles Companies with the Highest Design + UX Salaries

Healthtech, Software
Automotive, Fintech

Design Director Salary ranges

The most common Design Director salary in Los Angeles is between $120k - $130k.

Average Design Director Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Design Director make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $129,500 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 $142,000.

Average Design + UX salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Visual Designer $77,267
Min: $55K
Max: $95K
UI Designer $85,500
Min: $72K
Max: $113K
Product Designer $86,800
Min: $55K
Max: $132K
UX Designer $95,960
Min: $65K
Max: $116K
Art Director $96,945
Min: $50K
Max: $146K
Senior UI Designer $110,900
Min: $80K
Max: $139K
Design Director $117,167
Min: $85K
Max: $142K
Senior UX Designer $121,000
Min: $99K
Max: $180K
Creative Director $182,893
Min: $110K
Max: $265K
CCO (Chief Creative Officer) $206,500
Min: $183K
Max: $230K

Design Director jobs in Los Angeles

Experience Design Director

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
Experience Design Directors at BCGDV lead multiple innovation driven ventures with interdisciplinary teams. They provide value by elevating the quality of design, feasibility, workflow, collaboration, client/partner relationship, and mentorship of designers’ apprenticeship and growth. Directors are expected to be inspiring, nurturing, craft oriented...

Director of User Experience

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
Work closely with engineers, product managers, and other designers to build powerful data-driven interfaces for a diverse set users, ranging from marketers to engineers to data scientists. Contribute in all facets of the design process, including early stage research, wireframing, prototyping, user testing, and aesthetic polish. Mentor other designers and collaborate with them to bring out the best in their work. Drive design strategy and outline a clear vision for where design resources will create the strongest impact within the organization. Refine internal design systems and work to continually strengthen the collaboration between the design and engineering teams. Organize user-testing efforts. Grow and develop the design team.

Director of User Experience

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
We are looking to hire a dedicated Director of User Experience Design to be responsible for establishing and driving the overall strategy for design and execution of our e-commerce websites and related applications. The Director of User Experience will play a pivotal role in the development of the design function, as the role will be responsible for leading our core team of strong UX designers, and be responsible for all design aspects of the product lifestyle, including product ideation, interaction design, visual and UI design, and user research and testing. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual with foundational knowledge in software development, attention to detail, and a superb UX and creative design background.

Director, UX Design

Santa Monica
2 weeks ago
YogaGlo is on a mission to create intelligent tools that challenge people to live a fulfilling life. To accomplish that mission, we are looking for a Director of UX Design who has an insatiable curiosity, the desire to deeply understand the people we design for, and the expertise to execute on that understanding. Whether that is with hand drawn sketches, detailed interactive prototypes, deep qualitative research skills, or pixel-perfect visual

Recent Design Director salaries in Los Angeles

Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $142,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $85,000
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $125,000
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $116,500
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $129,500
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Design Director reported a yearly salary of $105,000
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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