The average salary for a Creative Director in Atlanta, Georgia is $98,920 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Adobe InDesign, Branding, and Advertising.

$52,370 - $163,406
$52K
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MEDIAN: $98,920
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$52,370 - $163,406  
   
Bonus
$9,916  
Profit Sharing
$56,750  
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$50,000 - $183,933  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Creative Director

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

Key Stats for Creative Director

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
038
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
33%
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Experience Affects Creative Director Salaries



National Average
$98,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

Entry-Level
up arrow 50%

Skills That Affect Creative Director Salaries

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 38%

Branding
up arrow 11%

Advertising
up arrow 11%

Design
up arrow 9%

Team Leadership
up arrow 7%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 5%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Adobe Illustrator
0%

National Average
$98,000

Graphic Design
up arrow 1%

Web Design
up arrow 3%

User Interface Design
up arrow 3%

Copywriting
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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