Median pay for Mid-Career Senior Art Directors is around $79K per year. Men working as Mid-Career Senior Art Directors who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 51 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and most earn dental coverage. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$54,645 - $117,018
$55K
$79K
$120K
MEDIAN: $79,438
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$50.00 - $78.61
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MEDIAN: $65.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$54,645 - $117,018  
   
Bonus
$511 - $10,926  
Profit Sharing
$1,203  
Total Pay (?
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$55,561 - $121,099  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 227
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$65.00  
   
Overtime
$53.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$511 - $10,926  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,203  
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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$55,561 - $121,099  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $80,434

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For Mid-Career Senior Art Directors, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 51 percent greater than the national average. Mid-Career Senior Art Directors will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+23 percent) and New York (+18 percent). The lowest-paying market is Farmington Hills, which sits 20 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Austin (18 percent less) and Kansas City (14 percent less).

Key Stats for Sr. Art Director

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
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5-9 years
64%
10-19 years
36%
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Skills That Affect Sr. Art Director Salaries

User Interface Design
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National Average
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Adobe InDesign
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Graphic Design
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Web Design
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Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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