The average salary for an Art Director in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$55,000.
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C$39k - C$69k
C$39k - C$69k
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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
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.
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Popular Skills for Art Director
Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign.
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Employees with Art Director in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 18.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (15.5% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (13.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in London, Ontario (1.2% less).
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