What is the average starting industrial designer salary?

The starting industrial designer salary averages $39,000 as of 2010. The starting salary of the designer will have a great deal to do with the designer's education. If she has a master's degree, she may be able to start out at a higher pay rate. For experienced industrial designers, the average salary is approximately $53,000. According to recent data, it takes approximately 17 years in the field to build up to this level. After 10 years of work, the average salary is approximately $46,000 per year.