How much does a Graphic Design Director make in the United States? The average Graphic Design Director salary in the United States is $181,780 as of February 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $161,512 and $202,189. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Menlo Park Presbyterian Church - Menlo Park, CA

Job Description for Graphic Design Director

Graphic Design Director leads and develops the graphic arts and design function that provides and visual materials for print and digital media. Ensures that projects, management, and standards align with the goals of the rest of the organization. Being a Graphic Design Director drives improvement in procedures, quality, and efficiency. May interface with other departments and introduce new projects. Additionally, Graphic Design Director typically requires a bachelor's degree in art or graphic design. Typically reports to top management. The Graphic Design Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Graphic Design Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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