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Average Art Director Salary in Australia

AU$76,936
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AU$4,000
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The average salary for an Art Director in Australia is AU$76,936.
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A$53k
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A$77k
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A$100k
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What Do Art Directors Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Art Directors?

Skills in Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Art Directors?

An entry-level Art Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$48,980 based on 6 salaries. An early career Art Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$63,702 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Art Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$77,190 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Art Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$84,356 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$90,863.
Employees with Art Director in their job title in Gold Coast, Queensland earn an average of 13.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (2.8% more) and Perth, Western Australia (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (15.5% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (5.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 255 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.4%
Early Career
25.9%
Mid Career
27.8%
Experienced
33.7%
Late Career
10.2%

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