Interior Designer

Interior Designer

Interior Designers specialise in planning, designing, and detailing the production of an environment. The average salary of an Interior Designer is $69,495 per annum.

As an Interior Designer, you'll be responsible for supervising the construction of commercial, industrial and residential building interiors as well as focusing on enhancing living and working environments.

Salary range
Average salary $69,495
salary range
$61,276
$69,495
$77,713
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
-5% by 2020
-5%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as an Interior Designer are:
NSW
NSW 25.5%
VIC
VIC 28.5%
QLD
QLD 19.9%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

A day in the life of an Interior Designer

Key skills required

The top skills for an Interior Designer are:
  • Creative and artistic flair
  • Problem solving and lateral thinking skills
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Aptitude for technical drawing and illustration
Source: myfuture.edu.au
Career pathway planner
Starting out
Starting out

Learn the fundamentals of interior design through hands-on experience. Study a diploma and get prepared to kick-start your design career.

Moving up in the industry
Moving up in the industry

Take your interior design and decoration skills to the next level with a nationally recognised Bachelor degree.

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