Making Design (Australia)

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info SALARY PROFILES
45
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 55,910
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
AU$ 61,586
info AVG. NET SALARY
AU$ 47,367
  UPDATED: 30 Jun 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 23%

What is average salary for Making Design in Australia?

Based on our survey (45 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Making Design in Australia is AU$ 61,586. Average NET salary is AU$ 47,367. The most frequent GROSS salary is AU$ 52,222. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 4-8 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Graphic Designer AU$ 54,531 US$ 49,421 16
Designer AU$ 78,666 US$ 76,009 03
Interior Designer AU$ 70,333 US$ 66,824 03
Interaction Designer AU$ 97,500 US$ 84,580 02
Industrial Designer AU$ 89,500 US$ 78,305 02
Mechanical Designer AU$ 67,500 US$ 58,824 02
Kitchen Designer AU$ 66,270 US$ 52,145 02
Textile Designer AU$ 48,000 US$ 42,842 02
User Interface Designer AU$ 85,000 US$ 66,882 01
Animation, Video Designer AU$ 76,000 US$ 68,036 01
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Melbourne AU$ 64,133 US$ 59,045 15
Sydney AU$ 66,875 US$ 58,282 12
Brisbane AU$ 59,000 US$ 54,010 06
Adelaide AU$ 56,333 US$ 59,083 03
Launceston AU$ 62,946 US$ 54,996 02
Geelong AU$ 39,500 US$ 38,807 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Making Design in Australia

Below is the list of 45 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(45/45) DIGITAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Jun 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Digital ads, email campaigns, graphic elements, photo editing"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 43,000
US$ 33,834

(44/45) CAD DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Mar 2019

      

Some College, 8-12 years: "CAD design, prototyping, production setup, production supply,"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 66,882

(43/45) SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Feb 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Manage jobs, create concepts, roll out campaign work, all marketing materials"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,000
US$ 51,145

(42/45) DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Feb 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "design utensils"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 87,541
US$ 68,881

(41/45) CAR DESIGNER


 Posted: 12 Sep 2018

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "developling design for car intreriors"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 110,000
US$ 86,553

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(40/45) INTERIOR DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I design interior spaces for commercial and residential purposes"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 66,882

(39/45) KITCHEN DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "Drive to clients home, consultations, designing kitchen, admin"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 45,000
US$ 35,408

(38/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 09 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Marketing collateral magazine layout"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 60,000
US$ 47,211

(37/45) DESIGNER


 Posted: 04 May 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Design ui and other related design work"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 66,882

(36/45) SENIOR PRODUCT DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Worked in UX/UI for years at a variety of companies solving design problems."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 115,000
US$ 87,934

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(35/45) TEXTILE DESIGNER


 Posted: 20 Sep 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Textile designs for clothes manufacturers"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 38,232

(34/45) SET DESIGNER


 Posted: 13 Sep 2017

      

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "design ses for corporations so they would have an idea what their office will look like"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 58,000
US$ 44,349

(33/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 17 May 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Creating identity's for brands. Working with clients to produce what they want"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 76,464

(32/45) DESIGNER


 Posted: 19 Feb 2017

      

High School, 1-2 years: "design cards for business and sell to folish an animals in zoo"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 54,000
US$ 41,291

(31/45) OTHER DESIGNER CAREER


 Posted: 20 Jan 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Motion Designer. A blend between graphic design and animation."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 60,000
US$ 45,879

(30/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 07 Jun 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Communication Design - Web, Magazines, Branding"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 52,000
US$ 36,746

(29/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Jan 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Freelance graphic designer with some experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 35,332

(28/45) ANIMATION, VIDEO DESIGNER


 Posted: 05 Oct 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 76,000
US$ 68,036

(27/45) FLORAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Jul 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 40,000
US$ 35,808

(26/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 08 Apr 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,000
US$ 58,189

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(25/45) PACKAGING DESIGNER


 Posted: 31 Mar 2014

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 52,000
US$ 46,551

(24/45) DESIGNER


 Posted: 31 Oct 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 123,787

(23/45) TEXTILE DESIGNER


 Posted: 10 Oct 2013

      

High School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 46,000
US$ 47,452

(22/45) TOY DESIGNER


 Posted: 10 Oct 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 51,578

(21/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Jul 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 47,500
US$ 50,916

(20/45) DESIGN MANAGER


 Posted: 12 May 2012

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 38,352
US$ 41,110

(19/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 10 May 2012

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 39,000
US$ 41,805

(18/45) INTERIOR DESIGNER


 Posted: 11 Apr 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 107,192

(17/45) PLASTICS COMPONENT DESIGNER


 Posted: 27 Feb 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 80,394

(16/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 19 Feb 2012

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 48,000
US$ 51,452

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(15/45) MECHANICAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2011

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 50,766

(14/45) INTERIOR DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 26,000
US$ 26,398

(13/45) DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 62,000
US$ 62,949

(12/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 29 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 38,000
US$ 38,582

(11/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 26 Sep 2011

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 54,000
US$ 54,827

(10/45) FLASH DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 35,000
US$ 35,536

(9/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 43,000
US$ 43,659

(8/45) LANDSCAPE DESIGNER


 Posted: 02 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 45,000
US$ 45,689

(7/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 76,149

(6/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 32,000
US$ 32,490

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(5/45) INTERACTION DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 81,225

(4/45) GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 09 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 61,000
US$ 61,934

(3/45) COSTUME DESIGNER


 Posted: 30 May 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 30,000
US$ 30,459

(2/45) INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 27 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 69,000
US$ 70,057

(1/45) WEB DESIGNER


 Posted: 10 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 70,000
US$ 71,072

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This salary report contains various tables and charts to represent how different careers, cities, education, experience, age, gender, etc. affect salaries.

  SURVEY BY LEVELS   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
125K US$ 123,787 AU$ 120,000
01
105K US$ 91,828 AU$ 100,000
02
115K US$ 87,243 AU$ 112,500
02
75K US$ 73,913 AU$ 74,000
04
85K US$ 70,150 AU$ 84,508
05
65K US$ 56,766 AU$ 63,142
07
55K US$ 44,408 AU$ 52,222
09
45K US$ 43,027 AU$ 44,687
08
35K US$ 36,664 AU$ 35,392
06
25K US$ 26,398 AU$ 26,000
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 65,461 AU$ 73,071 14
Female US$ 51,108 AU$ 61,149 16
N/A US$ 52,119 AU$ 51,333 15

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 44,349 AU$ 58,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 77,294 AU$ 93,000 02
Bachelors Degree US$ 59,899 AU$ 65,608 28
Some College US$ 45,118 AU$ 48,759 11
High School US$ 47,857 AU$ 51,333 03

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 47,522 AU$ 51,333 03
16-20 Years US$ 115,490 AU$ 110,000 02
12-16 Years US$ 52,145 AU$ 66,270 02
8-12 Years US$ 74,284 AU$ 92,000 03
4-8 Years US$ 59,020 AU$ 64,373 17
2-4 Years US$ 49,706 AU$ 50,833 09
1-2 Years US$ 34,349 AU$ 42,833 06
0-1 Year US$ 52,834 AU$ 60,000 03

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  SURVEY BY AGES   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
51-56 US$ 58,166 AU$ 66,770 02
45-50 US$ 68,036 AU$ 76,000 01
39-44 US$ 115,490 AU$ 110,000 02
33-38 US$ 69,291 AU$ 70,000 02
27-32 US$ 54,841 AU$ 67,615 13
22-26 US$ 43,694 AU$ 49,856 08
16-21 US$ 58,878 AU$ 77,000 02
N/A US$ 52,119 AU$ 51,333 15

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Interaction Designer US$ 84,580 AU$ 97,500 02
2. Industrial Designer US$ 78,305 AU$ 89,500 02
3. User Interface Designer US$ 66,882 AU$ 85,000 01
4. Designer US$ 76,009 AU$ 78,666 03
5. Animation, Video Designer US$ 68,036 AU$ 76,000 01
6. Plastics Component Designer US$ 80,394 AU$ 75,000 01
7. Interior Designer US$ 66,824 AU$ 70,333 03
8. Web Designer US$ 71,072 AU$ 70,000 01
9. Mechanical Designer US$ 58,824 AU$ 67,500 02
10. Kitchen Designer US$ 52,145 AU$ 66,270 02
11. Other Designer Career US$ 45,879 AU$ 60,000 01
12. Set Designer US$ 44,349 AU$ 58,000 01
13. Graphic Designer US$ 49,421 AU$ 54,531 16
14. Packaging Designer US$ 46,551 AU$ 52,000 01
15. Toy Designer US$ 51,578 AU$ 50,000 01
16. Textile Designer US$ 42,842 AU$ 48,000 02
17. Landscape Designer US$ 45,689 AU$ 45,000 01
18. Floral Designer US$ 35,808 AU$ 40,000 01
19. Design Manager US$ 41,110 AU$ 38,352 01
20. Flash Designer US$ 35,536 AU$ 35,000 01
21. Costume Designer US$ 30,459 AU$ 30,000 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 58,818 AU$ 62,951 33
Contract US$ 45,114 AU$ 59,000 02
Self Employed US$ 47,841 AU$ 57,166 06
Part Time US$ 49,421 AU$ 58,250 04

  SURVEY BY CITIES   MAKING DESIGN   AUSTRALIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Sydney Making Design US$ 58,282 AU$ 66,875 12
2. Melbourne Making Design US$ 59,045 AU$ 64,133 15
3. Launceston Making Design US$ 54,996 AU$ 62,946 02
4. Brisbane Making Design US$ 54,010 AU$ 59,000 06
5. Adelaide Making Design US$ 59,083 AU$ 56,333 03
6. Geelong Making Design US$ 38,807 AU$ 39,500 02

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    MAKING DESIGN

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. United States United States Making Design US$ 59,477 US$ 59,477 197
2. Australia Australia US$ 55,910 AU$ 61,586 45
3. Germany Germany Making Design US$ 55,885 EUR 43,723 35
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Making Design US$ 52,134 GBP 34,975 44
5. New Zealand New Zealand Making Design US$ 45,177 NZ$ 58,269 32
6. Hong Kong Hong Kong Making Design US$ 40,826 HKD 317,139 39
7. Singapore Singapore Making Design US$ 32,581 SGD 42,154 40
8. Mexico Mexico Making Design US$ 26,451 MXN 476,660 07
9. Malaysia Malaysia Making Design US$ 18,236 MYR 62,287 64
10. Indonesia Indonesia Making Design US$ 10,945 IDR 137,028,571 21

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