How much does a Design Manager make in California? The average Design Manager salary in California is $133,662 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $113,010 and $156,226. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $113,010 10% $94,207 90% $176,770 75% $156,226 $133,662 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Design Manager

Design Manager manages a team of designers and drafters that use computer aided design (CAD) for products. Ensures the drawings and designs are completed on time and adhere to the established specifications and standards. Being a Design Manager may prepare project schedules, bids, or proposals. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Design Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The 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. To be a 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)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $127,029 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $127,595 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $134,456 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $126,885 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $121,410 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $131,697 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $127,296 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $118,321 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $142,397 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $142,062 Date Updated August 27, 2020

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