An Art Director in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $79,668 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$55,087 - $105,103
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MEDIAN: $79,668
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$55,087 - $105,103  
   
Bonus
$8,000  
Profit Sharing
$5,896  
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$55,602 - $115,456  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Art Director

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

Key Stats for Art Director

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
056
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Art Director Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$81,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 44%

Skills That Affect Art Director Salaries

User Interface Design
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

National Average
$81,000

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 2%

Design
up arrow 2%

Branding
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

Illustration
up arrow 3%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 8%

Advertising
up arrow 14%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 16%

Web Design
up arrow 20%

Graphic Design
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
56%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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