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Designer Interior Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$65,940 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Designer Interior is $65,940 a year and $32 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Designer Interior is between $47,695 and $81,102. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Designer Interior. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Designs, plans, and provides furnishings for interior environments of residential, commercial, and industrial buildings.
  • Confers with client to determine architectural preferences, purpose and function of environment, budget, types of construction, equipment to be installed, and other factors that affect planning interior environments.
  • Merges findings with knowledge of interior design and formulates environmental plan to be practical, esthetic, and conducive to intended purposes, such as raising productivity, selling merchandise, or improving life style of occupants.
Designer Interior Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Interior Designers

Job family population: 56,070

Estimated population of Designer Interior jobs: 49,791

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Designer Interior Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Interior Designer
Jun 3
Chicago, IL, USA
Star Recruiting
INTERIOR DESIGNER - 50K - 120K - NEEDED IMMEDIATELY MINIMUM 4 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE Job Description: The Interior Designer's responsibility is the management and production of design projects for ...
Furniture/Interior Designer
Jun 11
Chicago, IL, USA
CityLiving Design, Inc
Seeking Interior Design Assistant for Lead Designer for Hospitality/ Residential Furniture Manufacturer. Duties include CAD, generating Purchase Orders, fabric selection, Vendor and Client ...
Interior Designer
May 6
Chicago, IL, USA
Forward Space LLC
Lead mentoring and coaching of junior and interior designers * Handle multiple projects simultaneously, each with differing scope and products * Participate as an organization leader related to ...
Senior Interior Designer/Project Manager- Residential Design
Jun 20
Barrington, IL, USA
Senior Interior Designer/Project Manager with strong Residential expertise Katherine Elizabeth Designs -Barrington, Illinois We are seeking an innovative and ambitious, interior designer with 7-10 ...
Architectural Detailer - Industrial Designer
Jun 20
Chicago, IL, USA
... interior and exterior architectural solutions for high-end hospitality, retail, luxury residential and commercial clients. Individuals will work closely with top NYC and Chicago architects/designers ...
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