How much does a Instructional Design Manager make in the United States? The average Instructional Design Manager salary in the United States is $108,700 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $95,100 and $123,000. 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 Instructional Design Manager manages the design of training programs, including classroom lectures, online courses, and self-study sessions, directed at employees, organization members, or those who use the organization's products or services. Oversees team of specialists to ensure training and learning needs are addressed in accordance with policy and strategy. Being an Instructional Design Manager may design computer-based training course. Advises trainers and optimizes training programs by assessing the job performance and skill proficiency of learners. In addition, Instructional Design Manager may accelerate training during introduction of the new curriculum. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of department. The Instructional Design Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Working as an Instructional Design Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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