A Creative Director with Marketing Communications skills earns an average salary of $82,365 per year.

$41,811 - $146,320
$42K
$82K
$150K
MEDIAN: $82,364
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$12.22 - $98.99
$12
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$99
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$41,811 - $146,320  
   
Bonus
$1,163 - $23,394  
Profit Sharing
$990 - $49,316  
Commission
$7,000  
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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$40,440 - $153,410  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 420
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.22 - $98.99  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $148.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,163 - $23,394  
   
Commission
$7,000  
Profit Sharing
$990 - $49,316  
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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$40,440 - $153,410  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Pay by Experience Level for Creative Director

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $84,209

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Key Stats for Creative Director

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 75 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
25%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Creative Director Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 16%


National Average
$84,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Entry-Level
up arrow 42%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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