Art Director Salary

An Art Director earns an average salary of £36,061 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in art direction is associated with high pay for this job.

£21,093 - £52,374
MEDIAN: £36,060

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£21,093 - £52,374  
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
£21,170 - £53,488  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 223
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Pay by Experience Level for Art Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £37,145

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What is it like working as an Art Director?

Art Director in London:
"Creative job"
Pros: Creative innovation and brand development
Cons: Long hours

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Experience Affects Art Director Salaries

National Average

Skills That Affect Art Director Salaries

art direction
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Adobe Photoshop
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Adobe InDesign
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National Average

Graphic Design
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Concepts and Standards
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.


41 %
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
medical benefits
Vision: 19%
dental benefits
None: 47%