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Mid-Career Sr. Art Director Salary

Mid-Career Senior Art Directors can expect to earn an average of $73K per year. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 64 percent of Mid-Career Senior Art Directors are male. The majority of Mid-Career Senior Art Directors claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$52,271 - $112,002
(Median)
$52K
$73K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,431
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90%

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$17.87 - $97.87
(Median)
$18
$60
$98
MEDIAN: $60
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,271 - $112,002  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,193  
Profit Sharing
$1,183 - $7,861  
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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$53,288 - $120,841  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 312
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$17.87 - $97.87  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,193  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,183 - $7,861  
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).
)
$53,288 - $120,841  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay Difference by Location


For Mid-Career Senior Art Directors, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 59 percent greater than the national average. Mid-Career Senior Art Directors will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+32 percent) and New York (+24 percent). Farmington Hills is the lowest-paying area, 16 percent south of the national average.

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Sr. Art Director Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 13%

User Interface Design
up arrow 9%

Advertising
up arrow 8%

Web Design
up arrow 8%

Design
up arrow 1%

National Average
$76,000

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 1%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 4%

Graphic Design
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 8%
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