An Entry-Level Art Director earns an average salary of C$49,774 per year. A skill in Illustration is associated with high pay for this job.

C$36,599 - C$72,555
C$37K
C$50K
C$73K
MEDIAN: C$49,628
10%
50%
90%
C$12.48 - C$75.00
C$12
C$21
C$75
MEDIAN: C$20.96
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$75K
Salary C$36,599 - C$72,555
Bonus C$49.83 - C$10,033
Profit Sharing C$1,250
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$35,746 - C$75,653
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 189
Hourly Data C$0C$74
Hourly Rate C$12.48 - C$75.00
Overtime C$30.00
Annual Data C$0C$75K
Bonus C$49.83 - C$10,033
Profit Sharing C$1,250
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$35,746 - C$75,653
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Art Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$49,331

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

Art Director Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Art Director in Vancouver:
"Trends."
Stay on top of what is innovative and the latest trends.

Art Director in Ottawa:
"Let Go Of Ego."
You are there for guidance and support. Provide people under your care with the support they need and allow them to find their own solutions. Be a positive, proactive leader. Allow people to make mistakes. Nothing is below you. Roll up your sleeves and get dirty. Show your people that you are invested in them and the work. Foster a collaborative atmosphere. Be able to say "I don't know" and never forget to say "please" and "thank you." It goes a LONG way.

Key Stats for Art Director

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
30%

Skills That Affect Art Director Salaries

▲10%

▲9%

▲3%





Adobe InDesign
▼0%

National Average
C$49,000

▼1%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 21%