C$59,805
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,975

Profit Sharing

C$1,000

The average pay for an Art Director is C$59,027 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$41,000 - C$84,862
C$41K
C$60K
C$85K
MEDIAN: C$59,805
10%
50%
90%
C$16.11 - C$87.56
C$16
C$30
C$88
MEDIAN: C$29.93
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$92K
Salary C$41,000 - C$84,862
Bonus C$958 - C$9,978
Profit Sharing C$1,000
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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C$40,510 - C$92,511
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 543
Hourly Data C$0C$87
Hourly Rate C$16.11 - C$87.56
Overtime C$30.52
Annual Data C$0C$92K
Bonus C$958 - C$9,978
Profit Sharing C$1,000
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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C$40,510 - C$92,511
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Art Director

Art directors coordinate concept-and-design efforts for promotions which may be in print form, on websites, or in commercials, and they may be involved in consumer promotions, as well. Usually, art directors are more focused on the concept and will delegate work to graphic designers, photographers, and other artists; however, it is still important to be proficient in Photoshop and other design suites in order to lead others' efforts and fill in when necessary.

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Art Director Tasks

  • Create basic layout design and specify material details.
  • Formulate and implement design concepts and presentation approaches, and layout design.
  • Review illustrative material to determine if it conforms to standards and specifications.
  • Confer with department heads to discuss requirements, present concepts and to coordinate creative activities.

Art Director Pay By Employer

$0$76K

$54,478

DigitasLBi
6 profiles
$64,265

Common Career Paths for Art Director


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Popular Skills for Art Director

Pay by Experience Level for Art Director

Pay by Experience for an Art Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Art Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 101 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Art Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Art Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 111 salaries. An Art Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 31 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$60,348

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Key Stats for Art Director

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Art Director Salaries

▲11%

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
C$60,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Art Director Salaries



▲1%

▼0%

National Average
C$60,000

Adobe Photoshop
▼2%

Adobe Illustrator
▼2%

▼4%


▼5%


▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 19%