The average salary for an Art Director with Advertising skills in Canada is C$58,474.
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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. Some art directors may be in charg…Read more
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Popular Skills for Art Director
Skills in Adobe Photoshop and Graphic Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Design, Adobe Illustrator and Branding.
Pay by Experience Level for Art Director
An early career Art Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$49,682 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Art Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Art Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,510 based on 11 salaries.
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Employees with Art Director in their job title in Montréal, Québec earn an average of 3.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (2.6% more) and Toronto, Ontario (0.9% more).
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