Executive Creative Director Salary

The average salary for an Executive Creative Director is $175,122 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Advertising and Design. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$91,514 - $281,492
$92K
$170K
$280K
MEDIAN: $172,815
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Salary $91,514 - $281,492
Bonus $3,973 - $36,389
Profit Sharing $9,826
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$91,536 - $301,779
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 115

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Job Description for Executive Creative Director

Executive creative directors are employed primarily in the marketing and communications fields, and may work for consulting firms or directly for companies which need creative work done. These directors are often expected to come up with innovative ideas to further the success of their company and much of the work is done in the digital world, so advanced knowledge of the various platforms used in marketing will be required. These directors may be involved in creating promotional e-mails, websites, apps, video advertisements, and so on.

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Executive Creative Director Tasks

  • Lead creative team, setting goals and tracking progress.
  • Manage interpersonal conflict and mentor staff.
  • Oversee budgets and policies to ensure profitability.
  • Shape the organization's creative direction and branding efforts.
  • Build strong client relationships, networking and increasing organizational reach.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $181,740

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Executive Creative Director Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Executive Creative Director?

Executive Creative Director in Philadelphia:
"Work In A Field You Are Passionate About."
Pros: Creative, inspiring lots of variety get to work with good people.
Cons: Not enough mentors, feel the salary does not equal the job responsibility, leadership needed, and strategic direction unclear.

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Key Stats for Executive Creative Director

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
44%
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Experience Affects Executive Creative Director Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

▲4%

National Average
$182,000

Skills That Affect Executive Creative Director Salaries

Advertising
▲24%

Design
▲14%

National Average
$182,000

People Management
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
44%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 11%
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