Experienced Art Director Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Experienced Art Director is $64,509 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Adobe After Effects, User Interface Design, Video Editing, and Branding.
Experienced Art Director Total Pay (?
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$43,095 - $95,452
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $64,508
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Experienced Art Director Total Pay (?
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$15.07 - $76.55
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,095 - $95,452  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,356  
Profit Sharing
$485.48 - $7,340  
Commission
$500 - $32,500  
Total Pay (?
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).
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$41,982 - $101,851  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,328
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$15.07 - $76.55  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $68.68  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,356  
   
Commission
$500 - $32,500  
Profit Sharing
$485.48 - $7,340  
Total Pay (?
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).
)
$41,982 - $101,851  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,328
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Pay Difference By Location

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Seattle
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Irvine
up arrow 27%
Boston
up arrow 25%
Washington
up arrow 24%
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San Diego
up arrow 2%
Dallas
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National Average
$65,000
Philadelphia
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Minneapolis
up arrow 6%
Tampa
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Detroit
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Skills That Affect Experienced Art Director Salaries

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 28%
User Interface Design
up arrow 26%
Video Editing
up arrow 24%
Branding
up arrow 11%
Web Design
up arrow 7%
HTML
up arrow 5%
Project Management
up arrow 4%
Advertising
up arrow 2%
Adobe Illustrator
0%
Adobe Acrobat
0%
National Average
$65,000
Design
up arrow 1%
Graphic Design
up arrow 2%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 2%
Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%
Illustration
up arrow 7%

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Gender

Female
45%
female alumni
 
Male
55%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 17%
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