Senior Manager, Creative Services Salary
Senior Managers of Creative Services in the United States pull down an average of $83K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a large number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Senior Managers of Creative Services. Women account for the majority of Senior Managers of Creative Services who responded to the questionnaire — 67 percent to be exact. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
|Salary||$50,935 - $115,610|
|Bonus||$2,466 - $19,392|
|Total Pay (||$51,067 - $129,062|
Job Description for Senior Manager, Creative Services
Senior managers of creative services typically lead a team of employees regarding the creative visions for a company's projects and are responsible for the team and its contributions to the project's success. They handle many types of information and must strive hard for success and encourage staff members to do the same to ensure that customers are satisfied with the results. These managers may also need to brainstorm creative ideas and strategies to improve projects and work with other employees or contractors to finish projects within deadlines.Read More...
Creative services senior managers must have strong communication and managerial skills, and must be able to listen and provide guidance to employees whenever it is needed. They must also be able to apply their leadership, creativity, and strategic thinking in other aspects of the job to ensure success. A bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or a related field is generally required for this position, and many employers also require years of prior experience in the field, including in advertising. Some managers are also required to have experience with certain software programs.
Senior Manager, Creative Services Tasks
- Supervise staff and give technical direction.
- Plan and direct the creative services marketing program.
- Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
- Oversee day-to-day production of design projects and program activities.
- Manager the selection, training and development of design staff.
Common Career Paths for Senior Manager, Creative Services
Popular Skills for Senior Manager, Creative Services
Survey results show that Senior Managers of Creative Services typically report just a few professional skills. Those who have experience with People Management, Project Management, and Graphic Design can expect to be compensated well for these skills. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Graphic Design and Project Management. Most people skilled in Graphic Design are similarly competent in Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Manager, Creative Services
Pay by Experience for a Senior Manager, Creative Services has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Manager, Creative Services with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Manager, Creative Services with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Senior Manager, Creative Services which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 28 salaries. A Senior Manager, Creative Services with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $97,000 based on 17 salaries.
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