A Mid-Career Art Director earns an average salary of C$59,589 per year.

C$41,901 - C$87,292
C$42K
C$61K
C$87K
MEDIAN: C$60,784
10%
50%
90%
C$18.38 - C$80.54
C$18
C$36
C$81
MEDIAN: C$36.21
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$93K
Salary C$41,901 - C$87,292
Bonus C$988 - C$13,178
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$42,477 - C$93,886
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 255
Hourly Data C$0C$80
Hourly Rate C$18.38 - C$80.54
Overtime C$32.50
Annual Data C$0C$93K
Bonus C$988 - C$13,178
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$42,477 - C$93,886
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$61,672

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Art Director

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%

Skills That Affect Art Director Salaries

▲6%



National Average
C$62,000

▼1%

Adobe Photoshop
▼2%

Branding
▼2%




▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 17%