How much does a Creative/Design Manager make in the United States? The average Creative/Design Manager salary in the United States is $104,300 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $81,200 and $122,000. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Creative/Design Manager identifies target audience and analyzes media efficiency, ensure median design works appropriately. Designs, plans, and directs the development and distribution of informational material across different types of media. Being a Creative/Design Manager may require a bachelor's degree. May assist in media plan implementation, apprises and modifies median design. In addition, Creative/Design Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Creative/Design Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. Working as a Creative/Design Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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