How much does a Designer III make in Chicago, IL? The average Designer III salary in Chicago, IL is $86,559 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $76,411 and $106,939. 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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Designer III applies engineering or architectural principles to the design of buildings/structures and their components or assemblies. Prepares creative designs or related drawings or details; uses designs to develop specifications or estimates of materials needed for a project. Being a Designer III may perform drafting duties requiring the use of CAD equipment or systems. Monitors the status of design projects and provides guidance to more junior designers or to drafters. Additionally, Designer III typically requires a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically reports to a manager. To be a Designer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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