Creative Director in Austin, Texas Salary

A Creative Director in Austin, Texas earns an average salary of $70,000 per year. A skill in Strategic Marketing is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$41,930 - $128,560
$42K
$70K
$130K
MEDIAN: $70,000
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$14.28 - $72.50
$25
MEDIAN: $25.00
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Salary
$41,930 - $128,560  
   
Bonus
$5,087  
Commission
$6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$40,722 - $145,972  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Hourly Rate
$25.00  
   
Overtime
$21.79  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$5,087  
   
Commission
$6,000  
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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$40,722 - $145,972  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
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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
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Creative Director Salaries

Experienced
▲69%

Late-Career
▲47%

National Average
$71,000

▼11%

Entry-Level
▼29%

Skills That Affect Creative Director Salaries

Strategic Marketing
▲12%

Copywriting
▲6%

Team Leadership
▲5%

Project Management
▲1%

National Average
$71,000

Design
▼3%

Adobe Photoshop
▼8%

Branding
▼10%

Adobe Illustrator
▼12%

Adobe InDesign
▼12%

Advertising
▼13%

Graphic Design
▼14%

Adobe After Effects
▼18%

Web Design
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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